Old Folk Remedies That Work

Old folk remedies are safe when it comes to treating minor ailments as they don't have any side effects. Here are some folk remedies that work...

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Though most of us love to pop in a pill whenever there is a minor health issue, folk remedies are a wiser option.

Natural ingredients are safe on the body. Also, home remedies are a way to train your body to heal itself. That is why there are no side effects when you try home remedies.

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Here are a few old remedies which have been used since many decades.

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Bad Breath

If you want to get rid of bad breath, simply mix a pinch of cinnamon powder and a few drops of honey in lukewarm water. Gargle using the water for 3 minutes.

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Immunity

Start your day with green tea in which a pinch of cinnamon powder and 2 drops of honey are added. This will protect your body against viral and bacterial infections.

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Cholesterol

In a cup of Green tea, mix a teaspoon of honey and cinnamon powder and drink it to minimise cholesterol levels.

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Low BP

Soak a handful of almonds in water at night. In the morning, remove those peels and grind them to paste. Add the paste to a cup of milk and boil it. Drink the mixture.

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Ringworm

Mix a teaspoon of cinnamon powder and a teaspoon of honey and prepare a paste. Rub it on areas affected by ringworm.

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Sore Throat

Mix half a teaspoon of pepper powder, a tea spoon of honey, a pinch of cinnamon powder and a teaspoon of ginger powder to 350 ml of water. Drink it in the morning and evening to cure sore throat.

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Diabetes

In the night, soak a spoon of fenugreek seeds in water and drink the water in the morning to keep your blood sugar levels in control.

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Story first published: Monday, January 23, 2017, 9:14 [IST]
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