This year, “Hevert Arzneimittel” beginning to grow medicinal plants on their own plantations in the commune Nusbaum, where the headquarters of the company. In the future for the production of medicines is planned to increase the use of fresh plants, grown on their own company sites. Company executives Marcus and Mathias Hevert talk about this project.
Mathias Hevert (left) and Marcus Hevert (right) proudly introduce a newly planted plantations of goldenrod at the headquarters in Nusbaum.
“In recent years we have moved to independent production of almost all those matrix tinctures, which are used for the production of our homeopathic medicines,” explains Mathias Hevert. “So we want to deepen our knowledge in the field of naturopathy, but rather in the methods of obtaining active substances, and to ensure the high quality of these substances. In the past, we relied primarily on third party services, when it was about growing fresh plants and the harvesting of wild plants, of which we already produced a matrix of tincture. Now we can count on those plants that we grow ourselves.” Continue reading
Among the plants that grow in fields, forests, meadows huge number of pharmaceutical or medicinal herbs. In this natural green pharmacy you can find remedies for the common cold and cough, diseases of the heart and nervous system, stimulates healing of wounds and ulcers, and curing other skin diseases. Many of them are used as hemostatic, improve appetite and normalize the stomach, liver, kidneys, heart, blood vessels.
The healing properties of medicinal plants depend on active substances that are synthesized by plants from inorganic substances of soil, water, carbon dioxide, air, under the influence of light energy. These biologically active substances are produced in the process of life the plants and accumulate in the organs of his body. They are chemical compounds that have on the animal organism specific physiological and pharmacological effects that can restore and normalize the patient one or another pathological process, to enhance its overall resistance, to return the patient to active status and normal life.
The healing power of plants is known since ancient times. In folk medicine, herbal medicine has been and remains the main treatment. In our age of increasing industrial pollution of the biosphere, the frequent use of antibiotics,drugs of hemicelluloses led to the growth of allergic diseases, medical complications, decreased immunity of a person. Continue reading
It was not uncommon to find that people living in Pharaonic times, were processed by specialists in complex medical science. There is evidence that those experts in the field of medicine and dentistry in Ancient Egypt practiced what today is considered to be highly skilled methods. Mummies have been discovered that have received neuro-surgery for the treatment of tumors and aneurysms. Certificate of orthodontics, the use of gold to fill teeth and dental hygiene were seen to exist in ancient Egypt.
The Egyptians paid great attention to their health, and it is believed that life expectancy was longer in Egypt than in any other part of the known world. The doctors were so well trained that people from other countries came to Egypt to study and was considered a great advantage when they returned home, and let it be known that they have received a medical education in Egypt.
Medicine was highly specialized. Were those who specializes in the treatment of the face and specializes in internal medicine, other complaints of the head and some forms of medicine were the sole prerogative of women. There are paintings showing the doctor, taking the pulse of his patient, require knowledge about the function of the heart.
For the most part, both dentistry the doctors were paid into the state Treasury, but in some cases they were permitted to take fees from patients. If they were on a foreign journey or attached to the army they could never charge for their services. Continue reading