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if you have a cold you should take your fav tea and melt two hall in it and sniff the steam and sip the tea all day long and your cold will go away.. and it will bring your voice back and it will clear your sinuses(SP)

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lacyjay1987

Asked by lacyjay1987 at 11:18 AM on Dec. 16, 2010 in Health

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  • Huh. I'll try this next time. Thanks!
    cheekycherub

    Answer by cheekycherub at 11:20 AM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • Ick. No thanks, I can't stand cough drops.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 11:22 AM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • You can also learn to lift your sinuses up and away from each other, so no matter how bad your cold is, you can breathe through your nose.

    It helps to practice nose-only breathing when you don't have a cold.
    LindaClement

    Answer by LindaClement at 11:58 AM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • That's interesting. I should remember that for the next time I have a cold.
    sweetpea1217

    Answer by sweetpea1217 at 11:59 AM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • Do you know anything else besides tea? I can't stand tea. lol. I'm sick right now and would love to get it gone.
    mary_whtsn

    Answer by mary_whtsn at 12:04 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • Hmmmmm which flavor of oppy drop ( as my son called cough drops when he was a toddler!! ) should I use?

    Cherry flavored or honey lemon? Not keen on the idea of sipping the tea ALL day but I have actually heard of this one before to be honest. Never tried it oddly enough! LOL

    Thanks for the tip!
    LilyPondOasis

    Answer by LilyPondOasis at 12:09 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • I'm going to have to try this. Thanks!
    dmbutler

    Answer by dmbutler at 12:10 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • never heard of it and I would seriously try it thanks :)
    Truelove77

    Answer by Truelove77 at 1:44 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • I'll try that for sure. I love hot tea and always use mentho cough drops. Sounds like it couldn't hurt.
    booksandhooks

    Answer by booksandhooks at 2:03 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

  • No, I didn't know
    depressedmom65

    Answer by depressedmom65 at 2:55 PM on Dec. 16, 2010

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