This time of the year we are all getting prone to cough and bronchitis which are caused by bacterial or viral infections. Unfortunately it takes a long period of recovery since the respiratory system is affected as well.
When we cough our body tries to eliminate toxic substances and mucus from the upper airway passages and lungs.
Dry or wet cough usually lasting from a couple of days up to 3-4 weeks are the usual symptoms of cough and bronchitis. In 20% of the cases the cough continues even for years in in that way it becomes chronic.
If your cough persists for a longer period of time or you notice the following symptoms, visit your doctor as soon as you can :
- Coughing up blood, pink foamy mucus, or bloody mucus
- Shortness of breath
- Coughing up yellow, green, or tan mucus
- Chills, fever, or chest pain when breathing deeply
But, in all other cases, you can try treat your cough or bronchitis at home, without taking any drug or medication that in some cases can actually be the cause of your coughing.
We’ll present you a very efficient home remedy that can treat cough and bronchitis. This remedy is for both adults and children. You can easily find the needed ingredients and the procedure of preparation is simple.
- 250ml milk
- 1 tbsp. of honey
- 1 tbsp. of butter
- An egg yolk
- ¼ tsp. of baking soda
Boil the milk, and remove from heat. Let it cool a bit before adding the butter and honey. Mix well, and add the egg yolk and baking soda. Stir well. That’s it. Your cough and bronchitis remedy is ready for less than 5 minutes.
How to Use
Drink the mixture before going to bed, for five consecutive days.
Natural remedy for Expelling Phlegm
- 2 tbsp. of lemon juice
- 2 tbsp. of olive oil
- 2 tbsp. of water
- 1 tbsp. of honey
You simply need to mix all the ingredients and start consuming it. Drink it half in the morning and the rest of the drink in the evening.