The fruits of cherries, like leaves, bark, branches and even roots, have been widely used in folk medicine. Our grandmothers often escaped from many ailments, making a variety of decoctions and infusions of cherry and berry juice. Convulsions, epilepsies, mental disorders and nervousness are well cured by decoction: dried berries are crushed and take 3 tablespoons, 2 tablespoons. oregano and 1 tablespoon hibiscus. All ingredients are poured into 500 ml of water and boiled for 15-20 minutes over medium heat under a lid. After this, the broth must be insisted for 1.5 hours in a warm place and strain. In the finished broth, you can add a little honey to taste and drink twice after dinner. Due to the high content of tannins in cherry berries, they are often used to treat urinary tract and kidneys.