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How to Get Rid of a Cold – Remedies and Tips3 min read

How to Get Rid of a Cold

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Cold is a common viral infection that everyone faces and gets mostly in the winters due to the high amount of coldness that exists in the air. You can naturally cure a cold by home remedies. It is harmless but, irritating, and feels sick with a cold. However, There’s no cure for the common cold, but you can able to improve the situation by following some tips. Prevention is better than cure right?

1. Warm Fluids for Cold

One of the symptoms of a cold is a sore throat. Whenever you are feeling sore, it means you’re infected with flu and will get cold very soon. In those conditions, Warm fluids are the most effective way to relieve cold and cough. As it helps to break down your congestion. You feel better when you drink warm fluids. Warm fluids like ginger, lemon, Herbal tea, honey, and lemon tea are the most essential fluids that will ease your cold and give you relaxation. You can also have hot soups like Chicken Soup. All you have to do in winter is to Stay Warm and Stay Hydrated.

2. Be Clean

People in unhygienic and unclean in their surroundings are more likely to get infected with cold and cough. You have to be clean by keeping your surroundings hygienic. Change your clothes daily. Whatever you touch, that should be clean. Cleanliness will help you to keep the virus away from you. Make sure you clean things like :

  • Plates
  • Washing areas
  • Clothes
  • Pets ( If you have )
  • Sheets and Blankets
  • Etc things you touch

3. Add moisture to the air

It’s winter season as it will be so cold that it leads to a dry throat. Adding moisture to the air will relieve congestion. Humidifiers can add moisture to the air and keeps the air clean by preventing germs. You have to maintain humidifier and use them in the required time. However, it’s also important to not forget about changing the water from it. You better clean the Humidifier daily as per instructions.

4. Vitamin C

Vitamin C is an essential vitamin that helps to beat and relieve cold. It present in vegetables and fruits, and the following citrus fruits.

  • Orange
  • Mandarin
  • Lemon
  • Grapefruit
  • Tangerine
  • Yuzu

These fruits are very helpful for the flu and the cold. You will also gets Vitamin C supplements and Pills which I really wouldn’t suggest to you. You better take and gain from naturally.

5. Take Some Nap

Having a nap is an essential key to heal your body from illness. As don’t think it will cure a cold but, Sleep will help your immune system to beat viral infections. It will be so warm with a blanket and humidifier while having sleep. There might be some people who don’t have much time to sleep especially employees. But consider sleep in bad times, Health comes first.

 

So, these are the best tips I could give you. I hope these tips are helpful for you 🙂

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Yaya
7 months ago

Really good advice, thank you for sharing this 🙂

Jayanth
Jayanth
7 months ago
Reply to  Yaya

Thank you ! 🙂 Keep following us

Matthew Lovett
7 months ago

This is practically essential reading. Sometimes it’s helpful to know a few basic tips on how to get rid of a cold rather than trying to find some hidden herbal miracle cure tea or something. Here’s to hoping it’s a cold-free winter though!

wajeeha
wajeeha
7 months ago

God knows I need this article in this winter

Tangie
6 months ago

Thanks for sharing, very informative

Jayanth
Jayanth
6 months ago
Reply to  Tangie

Thank you 🙂 share it with your friends and keep following us

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