Most of us are accustomed to run to the doctor at the appearance of the first sign of a cold or pain. Some even keep home hundreds of pills, creams or liquids for treatment. But before you go to your small private pharmacy, you can try to solve the problem naturally.
The interest of the people to the natural remedies that can be made in the kitchen constantly grow, so they can replace artificial meds and help you if you have a small health problem, without causing side effects.
A mosquito bite
To reduce the unpleasant and annoying itching from mosquito bite, take overripe banana and place a part of its shell on the site of the sting. The banana shell helps with stings of other insects.
Olive oil can help with eczema.
Smear all over the affected skin thoroughly with olive oil. This will create a layer which will not allow the skin to dry. If the eczema is more serious, put the plastic wrap on the skin and leave it overnight.
Infection of the urinary tract
To relieve the pain of urinary infection as cystitis, mix ¼ teaspoon sodium bicarbonate with 250ml water and drink the liquid. Do this at the first signs of infection and observe it once a day until you see improvement or until you start to receive antibiotics.
Also, drinking cranberry juice can help you, because it contains substances that stops the activity of Escherichia coli, a bacterium that often causes cystitis.
Ginger can help for queasiness at some people while traveling and morning sickness at pregnant women. To make ginger tea, put a tablespoon of fresh ginger in boiling water, leave it for 10 minutes and then strain the liquid. Pregnant women can eat ginger biscuits.
Scratches and cuts
If you scratch or cut yourself, apply honey on the small wound,. Honey will prevent on bacteria developing and will disinfect the wound. When honey get dry, it will act as a natural bandage.
If odor spread from your armpits or legs, apply on them a small amount of sodium bicarbonate. It functions as a natural anti-perspirant and reduces the amount of sweat secreted during the day.
Fungus feet (athletic foot)
The appearance of a skin infection on the feet is also called athletic foot, as commonly found in athletes. To relieve this unpleasant condition, fill the bowl with water and in every half liter of water add 2 teaspoons salt. Immerse your feet in salt water for 5-10 minutes a day. This will create a hostile surrounding for fungi, will reduce sweating and make skin softer.
Drink a glass of warm milk to relax and fall asleep faster
To relax before sleeping, drink a glass of warm milk. Spice the milk with some cinnamon and a teaspoon of honey.There is no more natural and better way to relax before sank into a deep sleep.
Peppermint oil can help reduce headaches. Fill a bowl with cold water. Put in 5-6 drops of peppermint oil and soak a towel. Squeeze out the towel and place it on the forehead. Keep the pad for 10-15 minutes.
It is well known that the garlic can protect you from cold and even cure you when the first symptoms appear. The earlier the intervention is, better. Take 2 arlics, dip them in honey and chew them. Or, take 2 arlics, add a little hot water and honey, crush them down and swallow the mixture without chewing.