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Cold remedies with honey

honey and cinnamon for colds

We all know there is no real cure for the common cold. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there are more than 200 different viruses, that can lead to colds. And because we are dealing with viruses, antibiotics are ineffective. Absolutely all the medication we take for colds, is meant to combat the symptoms and not the cause. Most people heal themselves without medication within 10 days. Even if allopathic medicine does not accepted their efficiency, natural remedies proved themselves… Read More

Garlic – friend or foe?

garlic benefits on health

I know, nobody heard of garlic being a foe, what am I talking about? Yet, it’s true. Garlic is a herb. We all use it in in the kitchen, and all heard that it is used also as a remedy for many conditions. It can be taken as supplement in tablets, so that we can take them without having to carry a garlic bulb in our pockets, and smell like…. well, bad. Yet, the odorless capsules are not that efficient, because the… Read More

Honey and coffee for persistent post-infectious cough

remedy for persistent cough

What is “The persistent post-infectious cough”? Also known as PPC, it is the most annoying cough that remains after a common cold or an upper respiratory tract infection, for more than three weeks. This cough is expected to last for only one or two weeks, but persists for more than 3 weeks and up to many months. PPC is reported to 11–25% of all cases of chronic cough. What are the symptoms? Persistent tickling or irritating sensation in the throat which leads to paroxysms of… Read More