i find tea works specially ginger tea. Basically you just boil it with water then add sugar and serve. You should also inhale the fumes the tea's emitting it's quite soothing. Don't drink orange juice, and definitely don't smoke. Ricola lozinges are also good on the go. I also find that putting vicks just under the nose soothes your throat as well.
Well i hope this helps :)
Gargle with peroxide 3 times a day! It will kill all the bacteria in your mouth/throat. Do not swallow it! Just gargle and spit it out. It will foam up because it is killing all the germs, so just rinse with water after and spit it out. Your throat will be better in no time, and if you do it enough it will prevent a cold from starting.
The foaming action caused by hydrogen peroxide is not the killing of germs and bacteria, but the reaction of hydrogen peroxide with the oxygen. Seeing it bubble does nothing more than look really cool. The proper way to apply it is dab it on a paper towel or something then apply to the cut or infected area, but never should you pour it on a wound, its only killing healthy tissue. As far as putting it in your mouth....I don't know about that. I'm sure it will kill some bacteria, but it will also be killing healthy tissue too. The best thing for a cold is REST, there is no miracle cure for the cold.
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.