We all hate going to doctors, it’s a known fact. They are uncomfortable and scary and often very pricey. They also prescribe expensive medicine that many of us don’t like taking and more often mask our issues instead of healing us. It’s no wonder that, lately, holistic medicine and alternative cures are rising in popularity, especially with internet spreading the word and helpful advice.
With this website we intend to explore some of the trending remedies of the moment and check them out for ourselves. We just might find the next wonder treatment, who knows!
So, here is a short list of helpful tips and instant remedies that you can find helpful in your own home, if you remember them.
Duct tape and warts – this is a great example of how simple trick can do better then expensive medical procedures and prescribed medicine. Putting simple, everyday duck tape over your warts was a method people started talking about and for long it was a mere urban myth that sprawled around until a group of researchers decided to take an actual test. And the results amazed everybody. It showed that duck tape is over 20% more efficient in removing warts than a liquid nitrogen method, which ment that you can cure your warts for 20 cents!
Vapor rub and toe fungi – now, this method was never actually tested and it is not yet certain why is it helping, but judging from the many personal reports found on the internet – vapor rub can be used and works great at removing all kinds of fungi on the nail. All that is necessary is coating your nails in vapor rub few times a day and the fungi is no more. It is believed that the result is due to the menthol in the vapor rub, but with no official studies conducted there is no sure way to tell.
Oats soothe skin – now, the oats are known for their positive effect on inflammatory caused problems, so this one, too, is checked and safe. Oatmeal that you may find in your kitchen could be a great cure for skin issues that have been bugging you for years. Soaking the troubled skin in water with oats can do miracles on you since the positive effect the oats have will soothe skin and help the rejuvenation process.
Yogurt and bad breath – if you are having troubles with bad breath, I’ll have to break it to you – it’s probably the sweets. Sugar causes bad breath so it should bare no surprise that it rises after consuming sweets and sodas. What you might not have known is that bubblegum can cause bad breath, too. Most bubblegum are high in sugar and after the gum is done, you are left with a lot of sugar in your mouth that creates bad breath afterwards. What you didn’t know for sure is that diary is a great counter remedy for that issue. Drinking yogurt, milk or sour cream will soothe your tongue, throat and stomach and kick back the acidic feel that causes bad breath.
Hopefully this article has helped to pique your interest in alternative treatments. Sometimes we go to the doctors as soon as we have a minor ailment because it is convenient, but it can also be expensive. Why not look around for an alternative remedy first for your annoying little problems, and leave the doctors to deal with the more important diseases the hopefully we can avoid?