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“Katphal Tree” Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts, Medicinal Properties & Side Effects, Complete Health Guide.

  Katphal Tree Medicinal Benefits     Botanical Name- Myrica esculenta Common Name-Kayphal Family-Myricaceae (Katphal Kul) Habit- Tree, 10-15 ft. in height. Properties- Property-Lightness, sharpness Taste-Astringent, bitter, acrid Potency-Heating Metabolic Property-Acrid Specific Property- Kaph-vata-samak Antipyretic Bronchial sedative Voice promoter Appetiser Part Used—Bark Description—Katphal is a sub-temperate evergreen tree found throughout the mid-Himalayas, starting from about 1,300 meters and going up to about 2,100 meters. The tree yields a drupaceous fruit which is...

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“Arjuna Tree” Terminalia Arjuna, Medicinal uses and Health Benefits, Dosage, Facts & Side Effects.

Arjuna Tree Benefits

Arjuna Tree Benefits     Botanical Name-Terminalisa arjuna Common Name-Kahua Family-Combretaceae (Haritaki kul) Habit-Tree, 60-80 ft. in height. Properties- “Kakubhah sitalo hridyah Ksataksayabisasrajit Medomeha vranan hanti tubarah kaphapitta brit”                                                  -Bha. Pra. Property-Lightness, dryness Taste-Fragrant Potency-Cooling Metabolic Property-Pungent Specific Property- Heart vitilliser Wound healer Anti-obese Diabetic wound healer Useful in vitiated condition of kaph & pitta. Part Used-Bark Description-Arjun is the large size deciduous tree. The height of the Arjun tree...

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Herbal Home remedies for Nose Diseases, Nasal Diseases,”Nose Inflammation”, “Nasika Pradah”Symptoms, Reasons, Causes -“Herbal Treatment”

नासिका प्रदाह (Nose inflammation)  Nose Inflammation-Symptoms, Reasons, Causes   परिचय:- इस रोग में नाक के अन्दर कभी-कभी घाव, फुन्सी या जख्म उत्पन्न हो जाते हैं। ऐसे में नाक में खुजली व जलन उत्पन्न होने लगती है जिसे नासिका प्रदाह कहते हैं। प्राकृतिक चिकित्सा के द्वारा नासिक प्रदाह का उपचार–           इस रोग को दूर करने के लिए रोगी को नाक से स्टीम बाथ लेना चाहिए और उसके तुरन्त बाद ठंडे...

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Herbal treatment and health benefits of Marjoram herb-“Herbal Medicinal Plants” 

Health benefits of Marjoram herb Sweet marjoram is one of very popular herb, especially in Mediterranean region. It was used in ancient times by the Greeks to make wreaths and garlands and was believed as a symbol of peace, harmony and happiness. The herb contains many notable phyto-nutrients, minerals and vitamins that are essential for optimum health and wellness. The herb parts contain certain chemical constituents like eugenol sabinene, a...

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Various types of antiseptics their features and uses in first aid treatment-“Povidone iodine”

Povidone Iodine It is an agent used for preventing the growth of microorganism. But it cannot kill microorganisms. Features: it is a complex of iodine with polyvinylpyrrolidone  and is available as 5 and 10 % solutions for antiseptic use. It is less painful than tincture of iodine when applied to wounds.  

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Various types of antiseptics their features and uses in first aid treatment-“ Iodoform”

Iodoform It is an agent used for preventing the growth of microorganism. But it cannot kill microorganisms. Features: it is a mixture of iodine, alcohol and potash. It has a penetrating , rather pleasant smell. It is a mild antiseptic. It relives pain when applied to a raw mucous surface and prevents putrefaction in wounds discharging pus.  

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Various types of antiseptics their features and uses in first aid treatment-“Iodine”

Iodine It is an agent used for preventing the growth of microorganism. But it cannot kill microorganisms. Features: It is in the form of grayish – back, brittle plate- shaped crystals with a metallic luster. Its tincture contains 2% iodine and 2% potassium iodide in alcoholic solution. It is used for disinfection of skin and treatment of wounds. It 0.5 to 1% aqueous solution is used for application to wounds,...

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Various types of antiseptics their features and uses in first aid treatment-“Hydrogen peroxide”

Hydrogen Peroxide It is an agent used for preventing the growth of microorganism. But it cannot kill microorganisms. Features: it is used in cleaning of wounds. It breaks down into nascent (active) oxygen and water. The oxygen bubbles remove tissue debris from inaccessible part of wounds. It also kills bacteria by oxidation.

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