Post Nasal Drip:
If excess mucous runs down the back of the nose into the throat, it is known as postnasal drip. This condition is mostly caused by the Common Cold, Allergies, Flu, Sinusitis, Sudden change in the temperature, Exposure to harmful chemicals and Smoke. There is a constant irritating feeling in the throat which makes you want to clear your throat consistently. Postnasal drip can also cause severe coughing, a sore and hoarse throat and ear infection.
Black pepper is the king of spices and is over rich in vitamins, minerals and anti-oxidants. It is also full of antimicrobial properties which destroy all types of infections and cure a number of diseases. It prevents the excessive production of mucous and helps the accumulated mucous in the throat to run down easily. It detoxifies the body and keeps it free from infections. Crush six peppercorns coarsely. Add it to the tea pot and sip a cup of hot tea several times a day.
Garlic has potent healing capabilities and is a panacea for almost all diseases and ailments. It is full of antibacterial, antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties which help in dislodging the accumulated mucous and prevent its excessive formation. Garlic easily eradicates all types of infections and effects quick healing. Chop four cloves of garlic. Add it to the tea pot and sip a cup of hot tea several times a day.
Preheat a teapot of water and add one teaspoon of rock salt to it. Stir the mixture till the salt dissolves. Rock salt has anti-inflammatory properties which soothe and heal the throat and dissolve the accumulated mucous. Add it to the tea pot and sip a cup of tea several times a day.
Grate a big piece of fresh ginger and boil it in a cup of water. Boil for three minutes then strain the decoction and add a few drops of stevia. Ginger has antibiotic and anti-inflammatory properties which reduce phlegm and aid its expulsion. It also soothes the throat and eliminates the hoarseness. Add it to the tea pot and sip a cup of hot tea several times a day.
Chop one onion finely. Add a few drops of liquid stevia to the mixture. Onion is a natural antibiotic that destroys infection and helps the phlegm to be easily expelled from the body. It also acts as a tonic and heals quickly. Add it to the tea pot and sip a cup of hot tea several times a day.