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Tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus) is a perennial spice plant, a useful herb from the Asteraceae family (Asteraceae). Tarragon belongs to the genus Artemisia, so it is sometimes called polinam estrogonofe. Really spicy taste has only one variety of kinds of tarragon: Artemisia dracunculus var. sativa, which in Western tradition is called French tarragon. Often the error instead grow 2 other varieties (tarragon and Russian tarragon wild), more similar in appearance to cold, but non-spicy flavor of tarragon, French (further called simply the tarragon). How not to make a mistake by buying tarragon, read below.
Zucchini and squash – plants are productive and easy to care for. Modern breeding has given us so many different varieties and types of these delicious and healthy vegetables, which is long and confused. Even experienced gardeners don't always have time to read the description of all novelties. In the collection there are almost all the zucchini, green zucchini, orange squash. So you bought seeds of those plants which are best suited for your needs, and properly raised – let's see together what are their similarities and differences, the difference in taste, cooking properties, etc. features.
Allergic rhinitis (AR) is one of the most common types of respiratory allergies in the world. The high prevalence (almost 30 percent of the adult population) determines the significant annual costs of the national health care for the diagnosis and treatment of this disease. Standard basic therapy of the disease involves a combination of oral antihistamines (AGP) and of corticosteroids (ICS). But there are a number of issues very important when choosing a successful strategy of treatment: as it is advisable simultaneous use of AFS and X? If monotherapy is AGP? In some cases, it is possible to avoid the appointment of means of additional therapy? We asked a specialist - an allergist Galina Semenovna KHRISTICH.
Summer, a wonderful time of sun, which helps the most fruits and vegetables to ripen and delight us with his amazing taste. How to make vegetable salad tastier and not familiar? Then add the sauce. It is clear, familiar and banal dressings from olive oil and balsamic vinegar - perfect for salads, but agree that the sauce was already tired. Mayonnaise and ketchup with fresh vegetables do not tally too, and so popular now "Bechamel" requires excessive attention to his person, to be daily. Therefore, we offer you to try three sauces that conquered the world with its ease of preparation and the ability to refresh the taste of even the most habitual salad.
The Word fast means fast food. To fast food can be attributed to any dish that doesn't require long time to cook. All fast food is high calorie and useless food that is lower in cost. Well, the modern Ukrainians often do not have the time to eat normally, all cases and cases. Today, a significant portion of our fellow citizens in the morning and afternoon to feed on so-called fast food that you can consume on the go. That and gyros, and hot dogs, and all kinds of chips, and Pereslegin bars. How safe it is to regularly eat fast food, we decided to ask the doctor - Ivan SIDORENKO.
Potatoes are considered to be high-calorie product, which includes a lot of carbohydrates and starch, which are bad for the figure, and even help you to gain weight. The people that take care of themselves, always refuse to have potatoes in any form: baked, boiled or made into steam. The fact that due to Viti dish will increase the weight, or worse health - it kills the desire to touch the potato casseroles and pies. One has only to understand in what form it is better to eat, not to harm the body.
We All know that the immune system maintains our health at the proper level, allows you to enjoy life, study, work, create, raise children. Immunity is our body's ability to resist infectious and other harmful factors in the environment. After the frosty winter time we all need to take care of a healthy immune system. Because of sudden changes in temperature, chilly, "Moody" weather in early spring can pose a threat to our health in terms of occurrence of acute respiratory infections, influenza and complications. What is immunity and how to strengthen it consciously? We asked specialist doctor immunologist Gregory F. OKONTA.
Leg Pain - the phenomenon unpleasant, but common enough. Because the lower limbs during the day take on more load than any other part of the musculoskeletal system. Especially if the work you have standing or, say, you are addicted to something like extreme sports. The pain can vary widely from a mild numbness and pulsations which pass on their own in a few minutes, to debilitating sensations or cramps, able to kill even sleep there at night. Fortunately, in most cases, nothing serious troubles dissapear. However, it happens the other way... But before we get into the causes of the discomfort, you need to move (alone or with someone's help) in the direction of a physician. Today we sought the advice of a specialist - the doctor-neurologist Galina...
Here already and spring has come. It would seem, live Yes rejoice, but for some reason concerned about weakness, unreasonable irritation, and the cold would not win. What is the reason? It turns out - the reason is simple - the body lacks vitamins. Felt constant fatigue, sleepy and bad mood. To blame a spring avitaminosis and this is something you need to do. What are the causes and symptoms of beriberi, as well as how to effectively overcome this condition? We asked specialist dietitian Oleg S. Sobko
Every third Ukrainian is suffering from hypertension. High blood pressure is common for people over 40, especially in women. Therefore, this problem should be taken seriously, because its neglect leads to heart attack, stroke, development of heart and kidney failure, and blindness. So say cardiologists. Known thing, when you are faced with hypertension, logical questions arise: what, the pressure increases in humans? How to treat hypertension? What should be the prevention of disease? This is where we started our conversation with a specialist – cardiologist of the highest category Mikhail Peretyatko.
Pain in life are all. For example, if you hit. In this case, pain is a signal that arises to cause a person to repair the damage or to neutralize the threat. And it so happens that the pain occurs when there is no obvious cause. In this case, pain, according to doctors, can be caused by damage to the nervous system. What is neuropathic pain and where it comes from? How to deal with this disease? We asked a specialist - a neurologist Michael G. Samoilenko.
One of the reasons of mass disease of the spine, particularly osteochondrosis, is an inadequate load on the spine. Also among the reasons for the development and exacerbation of painful conditions of the spine are its macro - and microtrauma. Very often believe that the cause of such injuries or other sudden back pain are training overload. Meanwhile, the pain for example in your lower spine more often caused by everyday human activities. In this lies the explanation of the seemingly strange contradiction, when the lower back pain people complain who never sport.
Winter outside. And the day before a strong cold experts recommend to pay attention to the products of animal origin, which can safely be used to prevent diseases and fight infections. One such product is fresh bacon. This product has long been used and is in our nation especially popular. The fat contains vitamins a, D, E, carotene, arachidonic acid, which refers to unsaturated fats and is involved in the formation of many hormones and therefore, cholesterol metabolism. And not only...
This child, it would seem that disease I have a very adult seriousness. And the reason for it is to have measles in 33 years, as has happened to me is not very pleasant. In addition, the measles caught up with me on a business trip in the glorious city of Poltava. Disease defeated for the week, local experts, infectious disease with my sincere desire to recover as soon as possible - after all, the editorial task to perform at any cost... Then everything was like, but, unfortunately, today we learn from media reports about measles outbreaks that in Ivano-Frankivsk where sick at the same time 53 the child, in the Vinnytsia region, where the sick little more than 30 of our fellow citizens. So, measles is not defeated on Ukrainian territory, once and for all...
Epidemic season, or simply the period of the flu in our house was already familiar, e.g., the beginning of the holiday season for all workers or the beginning of football season for fans. In short, routine matter. However, the epidemic has not yet arrived, and people are already being hurt. In September, the Ukrainians EN masse began to complain of feeling unwell, colds, cough and similar ailments. Homegrown "experts" believe that this early start of the flu epidemic. Doctors calm - now is the period of SARS, so dress for the weather. And the flu will come not earlier than in a month. "It turns out, sick with colds and wait for this flu?", - with such question we addressed to the specialist family doctor Galina Ustenko.