All posts tagged "colds"
Cold Remedy Mega-Roundup: 30 Natural Remedies To Treat Or Cure A Cold
A compendium of natural ways to fight colds and cold symptoms. Herbal remedies, foods that ease coughs and...
CDC Says Flu Season Will Be Bad: 5 Steps To Stay Healthy
If you feel like everyone around you has the flu and is spreading their flu-infested germs, you're not...
Medicine Cabinet Makeover: Common OTC Medications That Could Make You Feel Worse
Does your medicine cabinet need a makeover? It's surprisingly common for over the counter medication to cause a rebound effect,...
Starve A Cold? Not Really; 5 Cold And Flu Season Myths Debunked
Placebos, wives tails, myths -- whatever you call them, these five tips are more hype than help when...
Natural Rx: 7 Foods That Fight Coughs and Colds
Nature is full of sweet (and spicy, and sour) ways to boost your immune system, tame a cough and fight off...
Season’s Best: Natural Cough Drops Made With More Than Just Sugar
Last week, I bought some Honee's cough drops without really looking at the ingredients. The package said they...
Cold-Season Salvation: The Neti Pot?
I admit: For years, I've been skeptical of the Neti pot—a tool for 'nasal saline irrigation' that looks...
Goodbye, Cough Syrup: 12 Natural, At-Home Cold Remedies
We're not big fans of pumping ourselves full of cold medicine the second our noses start running. But...
Gargle With Saltwater
Gargle With Saltwater: To stay healthy during flu season. (via New York Times Well Blog)
Vitamin D Might Curb Colds
Vitamin D Might Curb Colds: Taking vitamin D supplements might prevent colds during flu season — at least...