A very effective homemade remedy to cure bronchitis using two ingredients only!!
Bronchitis is a very irritating and serious condition of lungs if it is ignored. Usually the coughing and tightness in the chest is attributed to the common cold and some antibiotics are taken in order to make it go away, but if the cough persists for days, it can very well be a sign of Bronchitis. There are expensive drugs and other options to get it treated, but this homemade recipe is something that you can try in order to cure your Bronchitis easily.
1 What is bronchitis?
Bronchitis is a disease in which the large and midsized runways to the lungs known as bronchi get inflamed. It is usually divided into two types: acute and chronic. In acute bronchitis, the coughing and wheezing usually stay for three weeks or so and is mostly caused by a viral infection. This infection happens due to the patient coming in contact with a person with this infection or the viruses are spread in the air by the person via coughing. Other risk factors of bronchitis are air pollution, smoking and dust inhalation. Chronic bronchitis happens when the coughing lasts for three months or more. People with bronchitis have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and the main reason for this is smoking of tobacco, genetics etc. the main symptoms of bronchitis are discussed in the next slide.
2 Usual symptoms of bronchitis
The most common symptom of bronchitis is coughing. Along with coughing comes mucus, wheezing, fever, shortness of breath and discomfort in chest are some other symptoms of bronchitis. When the coughing and other symptoms persist, the body starts to ache and you may have bouts of restlessness and breathlessness. The nose and sinuses are also blocked and headaches become common. A doctor usually diagnoses bronchitis by asking for symptoms and listening for any abnormal sounds in the lungs using a stethoscope, examining the mucus or blood and if the condition is severe; he/she might order a chest X-ray to confirm the diagnosis. Most treatments to treat bronchitis are cough medicine, bronchodilators to open up the bronchi, mucolytics to thin the mucus, oxygen therapy and antibiotics. However there is a very simple and easy remedy to cure bronchitis which can be done in your home using products easily found in any kitchen. Click on the next slide to learn more.
3 The magic homemade remedy
This simple homemade remedy is a one stop cure to get rid of your bronchitis without having to ingest any medicines or chemicals. It is a natural remedy using things that are easily available in any kitchen or can be brought from a nearby grocery store. All you need for this remedy are.
- 2 Medium ripe bananas
- 2 Tablespoons of honey
- 400ml of boiling water
Start by peeling the bananas and then mashing them using a spoon or a fork into a paste like concentration.
Preferably use a wooden spatula to do so as it will not cause the bananas to go black. Now add the 400ml of boiling water in the bananas and let the mixture cool down. When the mixture is at room temperature, add the honey in the mix and mix this concentration nicely (You can add sugar as well, but honey is much healthier). Adding honey before the boiling water will cause honey to lose its medicinal properties. Now mix this well and strain it using a strainer. Store this in a jar in a cool and dry place.
How to eat?
All you have to do is gently heat up this mixture and eat it 4 times a day. It is better if you prepare this fresh everyday and finish it by the fourth dose.