Propolis - a bee glue.It is a greenish-brown gummy, resinous substance with a pleasant smell.The bulk of the bees collect propolis from adhesive wood kidneys that produce resinous substances, and pollen grains.On average propolis contains about 55% resins and balsams, 10% of essential oils, 30% wax, 5% pollen.Furthermore, it comprises flavoring.Propolis has a strong antimicrobial action, prevents the development of putrefactive processes, helps microbes death.
Thanks to these properties, it is indispensable in the treatment of skin diseases, tuberculosis, various infectious diseases.Most often used in the treatment of propolis in the form of ointments or alcoholic propolis solution.Propolis treat all skin conditions, simple and long-healing wounds, varicose disease, ulcers, stomach ulcers and 12 duodenal ulcer, inflammatory gynecological diseases, hemorrhoids, rhinitis, influenza, neuritis, radiculitis, pulmonary tuberculosis.
Propolis is used in pure form or in powder form, from which you can make ti
• With flu and sore throat, and for the prevention of these diseases is a piece of raw propolis (1/2 the size of a pea) held in the mouth, occasionally throwing the tongue from one side to the other, lay down for the night on the cheek.Keep necessary day.
• When a toothache a piece of raw propolis size of 1/2 of a pea held at the root of the patient's tooth.
• If blisters tortillas of raw propolis size of a pea is applied to the corn and tape up.After 3 days of propolis is removed and cut corn.
• In the treatment of diseases of the upper respiratory tract spend inhalation propolis.To do this, put 60 g and 40 g of propolis wax in the enamel bowl with a capacity of 200-300 ml and put it in a pot of water.Bring water to a boil.As soon as steam inhalation is carried out for 10-15 minutes in the morning and evening for 10-15 days.