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What home remedies/advice do you recommend for curing a cold?

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Cafe Kristin

Asked by Cafe Kristin at 5:58 PM on Apr. 4, 2011 in Health

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Answers (7)
  • Orange juice, as much as I can tolerate, always works for me.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 6:10 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • Sleep, lots of it,.......fluids to hydrate, hot soups
    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 6:17 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • Echinacea and astragalus. I take one of each, 3 times a day when I feel a cold coming on. Also lots of fluids, mostly water.
    ss_mom

    Answer by ss_mom at 6:26 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • Lots of sleep/rest, Lots of water, L-Lysine, Echinacea, Zinc lozenges, Vitamins A, B complex, and C, Garlic, Acidophilus, and Chicken noodle soup.
    BUTTERCUP777

    Answer by BUTTERCUP777 at 11:17 PM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • Orange Juice, Sleep, Water, and Castor Oil
    MaterialGirl198

    Answer by MaterialGirl198 at 9:07 AM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • Thanks, everyone. Doing a lot of these but will look into the supplements. ss_mom, what is astragalus? I've never heard of it.
    Cafe Kristin

    Comment by Cafe Kristin (original poster) at 1:06 PM on Apr. 5, 2011

  • vitamin c, limit sugar, drink broth, eat chicken noodle soup
    momoflilangel

    Answer by momoflilangel at 11:35 PM on Apr. 5, 2011

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