Before we start, let me ask you a question – what do you think, are you treating the child’s cough the right way? Well, some medical experts have found that many of the over-the-counter medications for soothing and treating cough are not helping. They think that their placebo effect is actually making people “feel better”. So, why wasting too much money on prescription medications, which won’t have any positive effect on you or your kids, when you can use natural spices that can give you the same effect, without any medications. One of the most effective and most powerful spices in the world is turmeric.
Turmeric contains high amounts of healthy nutrients and it can provide many health benefits. Turmeric has powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties, which makes it an effective and powerful treatment for coughs associated with the cold or flu. Turmeric has specifically been tested for its ability to treat symptoms of respiratory disease, including coughing, shortness of breath, and phlegm. And the best thing about this powerful spice is that will provide many health benefits, without any unwanted side effects. In this article we are going to show you 2 powerful and effective home remedies against dry and wet cough.
2 Different Kinds of Cough, 2 Different Treatments
What is wet cough – wet cough is also known by the name productive cough, and it’s the kind that brings up a lot of phlegm and mucous out of your lungs and respiratory tract. You may notice a rattling in your chest as you cough. Note: you don’t want to stop the wet coughs, since they help to clear your body of sickness. But, with this remedy, you will speed up the process of expelling phlegm from your organism. Some kids won’t like coughing “stuff” up, but do your best to encourage them to spit out any mucous they bring up while coughing. This homemade tea will speed up the proves and help you remove all phlegm out of your body. This tea is very simple and easy to make. You just have to follow the simple instructions.
Wet Cough Homemade Remedy – RECIPE:
You will need the following ingredients:
- ½ tsp. ginger powder
- 1 pinch clove powder
- 1 pinch cinnamon powder
- 1-2 cups water
Here’s what you need to do – first, you need to boil the water. Add the ginger, clove, and cinnamon powder until dissolved. Enjoy your drink while it’s still hot.
But, if you experience dry cough, you will notice that this cough doesn’t produce any phlegm or mucous. This cough feels scratchy and irritated, and the more you cough, the more you want to cough. Dry coughs can leave your throat feeling raw and sore, not to mention tired and wheezy. Dry cough actually requires calming, since it doesn’t do much good to your body. When you catch a cold, you will notice that your cough starts out wet, but after a couple days, becomes an annoying dry cough. This is why you should use a home remedy designed to soothe dry coughs instead. The medical experts claim that coughing is associated with airway inflammation. This recipe is anti-inflammatory, and helps calm the tickling, scratchy sensation by treating the root of the problem. This is unlike over-the-counter dry cough drugs, which work by tricking the brain into stopping the urge to cough, without reducing any of the respiratory inflammation. This homemade remedy is very simple and easy to make. You just have to follow the simple instructions. Here’s what you need to do.
Dry Cough Homemade Remedy – RECIPE:
You will need the following ingredients:
- 1 glass warm water
- Pinch of salt
- 2 pinches of turmeric
Here’s what you need to do – just mix salt, turmeric, and water in the glass with a spoon. Use this mixture to gargle for about 15-20 seconds, and then you need to spit it out. Repeat until you’ve used the entire glass. These remedies should be your first option. You shouldn’t reach for over-the-counter medications, because they might help you – but, they will leave some side effects along the way as well. And make sure you keep these spices in your cupboard instead of unreliable cough syrup, and teach your kids how to use them! They’re the safe, effective, and a good choice. We really hope you find this article helpful and don’t forget to share it with your friends and family. Thank You.
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