Cinnamon has a longer history than being put in oatmeal and on cinnamon toast. It has once been used as a currency; it has been mentioned in Chinese writings since 2800 BC, and the ancient Egyptians used it for embalming. Cinnamon does not only make interesting small talk, it can also do fantastic things for your body.
There are a handful of ways you can cough without actually clearing your throat of anything. These coughs can ever happen when you’re not ill. Nonproductive coughs are also called dry coughs. Asthma and the harsh panting or wheezing it brings can dry your throat and make you cough.
The common cold is a viral contagion of the upper respiratory tract—mouth, nose, and throat. Due to its symptoms, it can be quite devastating watching your baby struggle with this condition. Unlike grownups, children are susceptible to infections because their immune system, lungs, and other organs, are not completely mature yet. This is why breastfeeding is of utmost importance to a baby’s health; breastmilk is filled with antibodies and chemicals that protect your baby from infections. Continue reading to learn more about the common cold in babies: what causes it, what the symptoms are, and how to cure a common cold in babies with natural home remedies.
Hay fever, also known as allergic rhinitis, is a type of allergy to pollen, dust, or pet dander. Mold can also sometimes trigger the symptoms of hay fever. There are two basic types of hay fever, seasonal and perennial. Seasonal, as the name implies affects people most during the changes of the seasons, usually from spring to summer and summer to fall. Perennial hay fever affects a person all year long. Sometimes, people can experience both types of hay fever at once, with the symptoms becoming worse around the changes of the seasons.
Bronchitis is a chronic disease of the bronchi (air passages) in the lungs. These airways are responsible for moving air from the mouth and nose to the lungs, and vice versa. Respiratory infections cause breathing complications, suffocation, and engorgement of air passages. In more technical terms, bronchitis causes the inflammation and irritation of the main air passages of the lungs.
Chest congestion describes a tightness in the chest. It can also be a heavy feeling in the chest region, and it happens when there is poor circulation within this framework of the body. When there is a failure of circulation, the movement of oxygen within the lungs becomes restricted or poor. The underlying reason for chest congestion varies as it might depend on a range of ailments or infections.
Colds affect a person for 10 days at maximum and a person feels better almost immediately after the bout of cold symptoms has passed. A loss of appetite usually occurs when one is battling with a cold and it is best to avoid eating and not forcing yourself to eat. Colds can easily be overcome with home remedies and sometimes with the help or advice from a few good hands.
Atelectasis is a health condition that describes the failure of the lung to expand completely or collapses. It results when there is some infection, presence of fluid within the lungs and around it, or a blockage of the airways. While home remedies cannot uncollapse a lung, it can resolve some of the symptoms that come with Atelectasis. Learn about 33 great home remedies in this post.