Pumpkin is the best product for the liver. What is there for the liver, and the kidneys and stomach and eyes will thank you if you pamper them with pumpkin during the season. And the pumpkin season lasts a long time — the pumpkin is stored for up to six months. So lean on the pumpkin and you will be happy.
Pumpkin for the liver.
Take one large pumpkin, cut off the top along with the tail and take out all the seeds it contains. Instead, pour as much honey as you like. Then close the pumpkin with a cut lid and put it in the basement or other cool place. When 21 days have passed, take infused honey along with pumpkin pulp 2 teaspoons 3 times a day until the remedy runs out.
Pour a glass of dried and crushed pumpkin seeds with a glass of olive oil. In a water bath, bring to a temperature of 60 ° C and infuse for about 2 hours. Then put in a dark, cool place for a week. After 7 days, strain and the infusion is ready for use. It is necessary to take one teaspoon 3 times a day half an hour before meals.
From edema of cardiac and renal origin
Freshly squeezed pumpkin juice is a reliable folk recipe for edema, you need to drink it half a glass a day. To improve the taste, pumpkin juice can be diluted with other juices. Pumpkin juice is combined with all berry, fruit and vegetable juices.
Pumpkin seeds are a powerful anthelmintic. Take 2 tbsp. spoons of unroasted pumpkin seeds and eat them in the morning on an empty stomach (you can drink a little milk). An hour later, a strong dose of laxative should be taken. The worms will come out. Note: you can skip the pumpkin seeds through a meat grinder.
To get rid of worms, you should take only once on an empty stomach about 30 g of pumpkin seed oil.
The third way: take 300 g of raw pumpkin seeds, peel, leaving a green thin shell, carefully grind with a pestle in a mortar in small portions. Add 50–60 ml of water with continuous stirring in portions of 10–15 drops. To add flavor, add 10–15 g of honey, jam or sugar and eat on an empty stomach 1 teaspoon for an hour the entire dose. After 3 hours, drink a laxative, and after another 30 minutes, make an enema.
It is recommended to use pumpkin pulp 2 times a day, 50 g in the form of porridge, before going to bed, you can take 1/3 cup of a decoction of pumpkin pulp with honey. Also, for insomnia, you can prepare a healing decoction of almonds and pumpkin seeds. Take 20 almonds, 1 teaspoon of peeled pumpkin seeds, chop everything and pour boiled water over it. Let it brew for 8 hours and drink in the evening.
From hangover syndrome
A folk recipe for a hangover: take pickles, peel, grate or chop finely. Mix pumpkin juice with chopped cucumbers and a glass of brine. Mix everything, season with sugar, black pepper. Drink chilled with ice. Pumpkin contains a lot of pectins, which have powerful adsorbing properties. They remove toxins and other harmful substances from the body, relieve irritation from the mucous membrane of the gastrointestinal tract.
Pumpkin juice is used for intestinal diseases, impaired motor function (constipation), kidney disease, hepatitis, cholecystitis. With prolonged use, it has a diuretic effect.
Cleansing the body
To cleanse the body, you need pumpkin stalks. To prepare the drug, take 2 tbsp. spoons of crushed pumpkin stalks, pour two glasses of water and simmer for 15 minutes. When the broth has cooled, strain and take 0.5 cups during the day.
Pumpkin seeds contain a large amount of zinc, so they should be eaten in handfuls for acne, oily dandruff, seborrhea.
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