Sunday, 14 February 2016


          We always see our grandparents reminiscing about their old days, they did not have many of the diseases which we suffer today. In fact, they had simple homemade remedies for the different diseases and aches for which we run to doctor immediately. There are a lot of traditional cures which were used in daily life for thousands of years. There are times when you would have to be cautious about taking the homemade remedies is when your pregnant, under medication , if they are allergic to you , serious health hazards or experiencing some other unwanted effects.

                    Lets see about HONEY today!!!

            Honey is one of the sweetest thing. Its syrup texture makes it the perfect home remedy for easing coughs and sore throats. Its high sugar content makes it a natural antibiotic.Honey might be the world's oldest home remedy. Most of the Egyptian medicine contains honey drops to cure the diseases.
            Honey would help the wounds to heal faster by destroying the bacteria. In the earlier days doctors would carry honey in their back. Even now honey is used for wound dressing in some cases. Lets see the diseases that honey is used as a remedy.
  • Acne
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Colds and flu
  • Coughs
  • Constipation
  • Hiccups
  • Indigestion
  • Ulcers
  • Cuts and scraps
  • Eczema
  • Heartburn
  • Chapped lips.
1. In general darker the honey more antioxidants it contains and also more intense flavors.
2. Store the honey in a well sealed container in a dark, dry kitchen cabinet. 
3. Don't give honey to infants under 12 months as it can cause serious illness.

Thus honey helps to cure a lot of diseases and is one of the best home cure.
Lets see about other homemade remedies in the following posts.