International Monetary Fund

The latest package of government savings includes privatisation, wage cuts, closure of State enterprises and tax increases. Strike paralyzes the movement of trains and boats and also affects the press. Public hospitals will only attend to emergency cases. The ECB requires Greece to fulfil the conditions for receiving more aid. Pending that the Greek Parliament will vote this Wednesday a new and unpopular package of cost-saving measures, the Greeks face a new 24-hour general strike, the third this year.

Called by major unions, strike paralyzes the movement of trains and boats and also affects the press, because journalists of all media have joined her. They are also closed banks, ministries, public services, kindergartens and State-owned enterprises in the process of privatization. Public hospitals will only attend to emergency cases, urban transportation will make stops for a few hours and close trade in Athens three hours at noon. The exception is time are the airlines and the airports, which will operate normally allowing flights to not affect tourism, and a couple of informational portals in cyberspace that in recent months often report live from what happens in the demonstrations. The Greeks thus protesting against the deployment of an additional package of austerity measures that depends on that you continue to receive aid from the European Union (EU) and of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to avoid bankruptcy. In addition, the General Confederation of workers (GSEE), the Union of public civil servants (ADEDY) and the movement of workers (PAME), affiliated to the Communist Party, have called two demonstrations to 11.00 (08.00 GMT) local time in the center of Athens, which will coincide with the Parliament. Indignation in Greece are added them the movement of the outraged Greeks, who are already 21 days camped in the Syntagma Square, opposite Parliament, with a change request and that the thieves will be longer. Malcontents, via the Internet, have been called to form a human chain around the Parliament, where it is expected that begins to process the new agreement of measures agreed with the EU and the IMF, waiting to receive a fifth tranche of aid of 12,000 million euros, essential so that the country does not break into next month.

Chamomile

Matricaria recutita (Chamomile) look as one of the nine Holy herbs given to the world by the ancient Anglo-Saxons. In modern times is widely used as an anti-inflammatory herb, antispasmodic, soothing gentle. Feverfew acts as a general tonic for the nervous system and also relieves muscular pain in the lower back. Arctium lappa (Burdock) has been used for many centuries as a Purifier of the blood and System cleaner. It also has antibiotic characteristics and antireumaticas and can help treat the swelling around the joints. Burdock is also useful for treating and preventing calcification a degenerative process that can help reduce the spinal canal.

These features make Burdock an excellent herb for the relief of sciatica caused by inflammation or sclerosis in the spinal column. Burdock is used in alternative medicine to treat arthritis, lumbago, rheumatism and sciatica. Harpagophy tumprocumbens (claw Devil’s) this herb is indigenous to the desert of Kalahari and grows only in Africa. Because of their powerful anti-inflammatory properties, the Devil’s claw is used worldwide for osteoarthritis, fibrositis, rheumatism and pain of the lower back. Scientific analysis shows that the most important active ingredients in Devil’s claw include harpagoside, glucoside, monoterpine, beta-beta – sitosterol, procumbine, and stigmasterol. It is also well known as a digestive tonic and is beneficial in the treatment of disorders of the liver and bladder. Rhus tox (30 c) is a homeopathic remedy for the back pain, arthritis and General aches. The Rhus tox is widely used for pain and stiffness of back including trauma by lifting heavy loads and contusions or sprains.

This remedy is also good for the ailments of the joints and muscle, the sciatic pain and stiffness of the neck. Colocynthis (30 c) is used in homeopathic medicine and alternative medicine for the relief of acute pain of colic and neuralgia. The pain of nerves, including sciatica, rheumatism, abdominal cramps and dizziness are all treated with efficacy by this ingredient.