All posts tagged: Natural remedy

Eucalyptus steam bath

A steam inhalation with eucalyptus is an effective natural treatment for colds. In Australia, dried eucalyptus leaves are smoked like tobacco for asthma If you feel you have a heavy chest and have a bad cough try using eucalyptus essential oil. In a bowl of hot water add 2-3 drops of the essential oil, position your head over the bowl, cover with a towel and breath in and out. The hot steam with eucalyptus should relieve and open up your chest in a few minutes. Combine eucalyptus with thyme, pine, camomile, lavender, bergamot, rosemary, marjoram, cedarwood or lemon. Use it for baths and air-sprays – this will protect you from flu and infectious illnesses. Although eucalyptus is very beneficial for our health it can cause severe reactions if misused. It’s especially dangerous for children. If ingested it can cause bad reactions such as diarrhoea and vomiting (being just a gentle side effect) to convulsions. Advertisements

Homemade remedy for stomach ache

Every time I am pleasantly surprised about home-made remedies and how effective they are! Uncomfortable stomach bloating can spoil not only mood but also productivity. Recently I suffered from abnormal stomach bloating and it is very difficult to cope with it. It is a strange thing this stomach bloating. People experience it in loads of different ways. For some abdominal distention is painful, others simply feel uncomfortable, but do not feel any pain. When walking or cycling I do not feel any discomfort, but as soon as I sit at my desk, I start feeling bloated. There are numerous suggestions on loads of different treatments for sufferers of this unpleasant sensation. But which one is suitable? Sometimes stomach bloating becomes unbearable that I feel like crying, it affects not only physically but also mentally. Stomach bloating becomes the main focus and it’s hard to concentrate on something else. Having suffered for a few days, I was afraid to eat. Reading loads of related literature made me feel even worse! Everything, meat, vegetables, fruit and even water is causing stomach bloating! I choose not …