Coughing and sneezing are the most common symptoms of cold, which may make your day unbearable and it seems that you are unable to ‘survive’ the rest of the day.
In fact, for many people it is quite difficult to cope with their daily activities and tasks. Well, nobody likes to be near coughing person, right?
Persistent cough undoubtedlywill keep you up all night. When it comes to small children, their condition gets worse due to the fact that their immunity is still weak and can’t fight the virus that causes colds.
Most doctors believe that drugs are only solution for the discomfort, so in case you visit a doctor, it is most likely that he will give you prescription for a cough syrup.
Still, all of you should be aware of the fact that pharmaceutical medications may cause certain side effects and at some patients more severe complications if are taken for long period of time.
Some of the most common side-effects caused by medicines are drowsiness, migraine, headache and rapid heart rate. Two main ingredients found in regular cough syrup are codeine and dextromethorphan.
But, why to deal with side effects as result of the conventional therapy? Our advice is to choose natural remedies that contain raw honey and other potent ingredients. We recommend you to try honey and ginger wrap in order to get rid of the stubborn cough.
1 tablespoon freshly grated ginger or ginger powder
raw natural honey
gauze, napkins and adhesive tape.
How to use the honey wrap?
First step is to add flou in honey and stir until is well combined.
Drizzle in some olive oil and finally add the ginger. Stir again until you get homogenous mixture like a paste.
Next step is to transfer the resulted mixture on a napkin and wrap the gauze around it. You should secure it on your back or chest using an adhesive tape.
Adults can leave the wrap on overnight, while children should hold the wrap about 3 hours before bedtime.
It is important to mention that this wrap will make you sweat more.
This natural honey wrap has no side-effects, but you should be very careful if you utilize it in children, as their skin is more sensitive.
The story of Rachel Lim
Rachel is mother who used this popular wrap on her child, and as she says, she was amazed with the results. Namely, she altered the honey wrap treatment and used tin foil.
Instead of olive oil she utilized coconut oil and also added some ginger juice to the mixture.
At her Facebook post she explained that her baby always coughed at night, about 2-3 hours after it would fell asleep. She decided to try this wrap, so she applied the wrap on her baby, and let it to act about 4 hours.
Lim is amazed and explains that her baby got well and stopped crying and whining throughout the night. It is amazing that the phlegm or the basal congestion were gone. This amazing honey wrap helped her baby fight the cough and experienced incredible relief.