Alfalfa is a perennial plant having a bushy stem, densely leafy. The leaves of alfalfa are alternate, trifoliate, with oblong-cuneate leaves. Flowers small lemon yellow, collected on 20-30pcs. in capitate racemes.
Alfalfa is widely known as a fodder crop, and grow it, of course, mainly for animal feed. But, it is also known that alfalfa can be very good to eat.
For example, in England the buds of the alfalfa put into the salad is beautiful and tasty, and useful. But for us the most important thing — the therapeutic use of this plant. Here, for example, is: "Of alfalfa grass collected during flowering, prepare infusion of 2 teaspoons of chopped herb per Cup of boiling water, to insist 30 minutes, strain and drink during the day equal doses. This recipe is used in the treatment of diabetes, in the dysfunction of the thyroid and pancreas glands
." The herb alfalfa contains antioxidants, which help to improve metabolism, restore the normal state of the circulatory system
. Alfalfa is useful in diabetes, pain in the heart and many other ailments. Supplements of alfalfa including also useful for the prevention of rickets and osteoporosis.
This is the natural nurse for the body, which cleanses the liver and blood
. Even alfalfa is essential for strengthening teeth, nails, bones and hair
. After all, it is very much necessary vitamins and minerals, primarily fluorine.
It turns out that in young stems of alfalfa contains much more proteins and in the stems after flowering — more cellulose and sugar substances. Alfalfa has deep roots, thereby expanding the amount of nutrients accumulated from the earth's depths.
Lucerne contains several types of proteins, chlorophyll, and the amount of vitamin C two times higher than the content of this vitamin than in the same of parsley, and four times higher than in acidic lemon. In addition, this plant contains vitamins b, D, E, K, provitamin A, which prevents the development of such diseases as night blindness, and vitamin K useful for people suffering from bleeding.
Almost everyone knows that, if a person is sick with diabetes
, his entire life is to difficult and rather unpleasant regime. But, with diabetes can live quite successfully to fight. Many suffering from this disease used medicinal plants that help to normalize insulin production. One of these life-saving drugs - alfalfa
. Here, one of many recipes: you need to carefully grind 1st.l. dry grass, pour 1 Cup of boiling water and infuse 40 minutes. Then strain and take a quarter Cup 3 times a day 30 minutes before meals.
Alfalfa can be taken in order to get rid from the adverse effects of menopause
. The result is calm nerves disappear headaches and other unpleasant symptoms.
With age, the vast majority of people occurs for various reasons, a serious lack of energy
. To cope with fatigue and to recover high vitality, we must act. One of these recipes - the preparation of alfalfa: take 1st.l. chopped dry grass, alfalfa, pour 500 ml of vodka and put in a dark place. Leave it at room temperature. After 14 days the cure will be ready. To take the infusion is recommended 10 drops per serving, 30 minutes before a meal. Alfalfa restores the elasticity of blood vessels, thereby pushing old age. Also very good for men. The grass Alfalfa is usually given as regular therapeutic and prophylactic drink, weak people with atherosclerosis
, pain relief for arthritis, arthrosis, gout, heart pain, to ease pains of rheumatism, while liver toxicity, muscle spasms, lower cholesterol and eliminate toxins.
It improves appetite, is also used for constipation, acne, allergies, anaemia, ulcers in the digestive system, removes uric acid, normalizes water balance
The use of Alfalfa as a separate drug, and in combination, helps with diseases of the bladder, cystitis, nephritis, prevents tooth decay as it contains fluoride
Fresh alfalfa juice helps to reduce cholesterol and restore alkaline balance in the body, prevents cardiovascular disease and heart attacks,
has a General tonic effect, slow but deep-acting; stimulates the immune system, helps neutralize and eliminate accumulated many years of toxins, thereby enhancing physical health and vitality (especially in the elderly); contains large amounts of fat-soluble vitamins, unlike water soluble vitamins, accumulate in the body, so taking alfalfa is allowed only for 2-3 months followed by a break of not less than a month.
In normal doses, alfalfa does not pose a threat to health. However, excessive use of drugs alfalfa can stimulate the development of systemic lupus erythematosus - a disease resembling arthritis and accompanied by severe pain. Of course, to eat alfalfa when lupus is not recommended.Examples of traditional medicine:For cuts as a wound healing remedy:
usually make a decoction of 1 tablespoon alfalfa grass per Cup of boiling water. The same decoction is used for douching with Trichomonas coleitis. In addition, powdered alfalfa leaves are used externally in malignant tumors, and also as a styptic.
To strengthen the forces:the
need to sprout alfalfa seeds to add them to the regular food. From seedlings to 3-5cm make a salad with a slight addition of any raw vegetables, which is very useful and pleasant to the taste. Almost all feel an unusual burst of energy. There is courage, lightness, pleasant feeling and mobility in my whole body, the skin looks younger. Scientifically speaking, for anyone who wants to be healthy and active, very useful to use alfalfa sprouts as a biologically active food Supplement.
It's very simple: you need to put the washed seeds on a cheesecloth or cotton cloth and spray it with a spray bottle with water so that the fabric was completely wet. As the drying, moisturizing regularly repeat until the appearance of sprouts. Eat them in powdered form (chew) for 1-2H.l. a day in the morning on an empty stomach, or add to salads, cereals, and other dishes.
This natural remedy effectively with nephrolithiasis, diabetes, gout and rheumatismDrink water with turmeric every morning and you will see what happens!To improve vision, especially in incipient cataract (exotic recipe):
need early morning on the Trinity to collect the dew from the grass alfalfa. This is usually done by pipette to the vial. This dew is therapeutic only in the collection for three days: the day before the Trinity, on the Trinity and on the following day. All that happened to collect it, you need to immediately drip 2-3 drops in the morning each day until consumed the entire collection. Remember that to collect dew and dripping, you just need a pure heart and with Faith. published