Cherry – Health Benefits and Treating Various Conditions
For better urination, resting the eyes, against swelling of the eyelids, headaches, intestinal worms, muscle pains, to dissolve kidney stones, against diarrhea, cough, scabies, dandruff and diseases of the prostate.
Cherry (Prunus cerasus) originates from southeast Europe and southwest Asia, but the biggest production of cherries is in the United States. The fruit has a sour taste and colored juice. Some cherries contain colorless juice.
It contains sugars, organic acids, tannins, protein, ash, minerals, vitamins C, B1, B2, PP, and carotene. The energy value of the flesh of the fruit is 240-320kJ.
In therapy is used leaf, loops, the core of stone and resin from the bark of the cherry tree.
For easier urination
Mix well 25 grams of cherries, watermelon seeds, parsley, anise and corn silk. Pour three tablespoons of the mixture with half a liter of boiling water. Leave it covered for 3 hours, then strain and drink three times a day before meals during the day.
For eyes coatings
Put cherry leaves on your eyelids during the night. The procedure must be repeated several nights continuously.
Against headaches and muscle aches
This recipe is prepared from 1 kg of cherries and 8 liters of distilled water. Heat and boil for 20 minutes. Mix it often and after that strain. The evaporated water is supplemented with distilled. The liquid should settle, after which it should be consumed instead of water.
For dissolving kidney stone
Pour two tablespoons of tiny cherries, leaf and flower of smooth rupturewort with one liter of boiled water. Leave it covered for 2 hours. After that strain and drink throughout the day. The treatment lasts for 10 days.
Against an old cough
The resin from the bark of the tree should be melted in hot wine and drink in sips, several times during the day.
Against scabies and dandruff
The resin from the roots should be melted in vinegar and applied on the affected areas.
Against acute prostate diseases
Mix two tablespoons of tiny cherries, two tablespoons of parsley leaf and 600 ml of boiled water. Cover it and leave it for 2 hours. After that strain it and drink 200 ml throughout the day, before meals.
Dried cherries are used to prevent and treat diarrhea.