Cabbage is a green leafy vegetable that brings many health benefits. It is not only delicious, but it is also a great natural cure for coughs.
Having a persistent cough can cause inconvenience and irritation. Even though there are some over-the-counter medications for coughs, some of them can burn a hole in your pocket. So today, we’ll show you a way to make a natural cough remedy using products you can find in your household.
I’m sure that after coming to the end of this article, you will never look at cabbage the same way again! Relieve your cough using this homemade natural remedy taken from Natural News Blog.
First, make sure you have all the ingredients at hand:
1. One whole fresh cabbage
2. Organic honey
Take one large leaf out of the cabbage. Boil this leaf but be careful not to overly boil it or you will risk getting it too soft. Once the leaf become tender and soft, get it out of the water and let it cool down.
Now that your cabbage leaf has finally cooled down, apply a generous amount of raw and organic honey on the other side of the leaf. Then, follow these set of instructions from Natural News Blog:
“Put the honey side on your chest. Put a plastic bag over the cabbage and rap a towel or a scarf around your chest covering the plastic bag. Put one on the chest and one on the back. Take out the cabbage leaves in the morning and clean the remains of honey with a wet towel or wash them off.”
How does this exactly work? According to the report, the healing properties of the honey combined with the heat from the cabbage leaf can provide instantaneous relief to a persistent cough.
The medical advice above was taken from the sources provided below. Please consult a licensed medical practitioner before attempting any of the procedures cited in this article.
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