Lemon, Honey and Ginger Cough Drops. For those not wanting to succumb to the store bought brands of cold medicine but need some kind of relief from a cough and sore throat, there’s an alternative that you can make at home! This homemade project won’t promise to numb your throat or take away your cough in 20 minutes, but it might just relieve some of the discomfort and symptoms (and it tastes great too!) so it’s worth a shot.
Determined to keep the bugs at bay, I made this homemade cold & flu remedy. It's so so easy to make and keeps in the fridge for months. Each morning I simply add a couple of teaspoons to some warm water. It also makes a lovely soothing drink if you are suffering with a sore throat.
Are you wondering what's causing your sore throat? Strep throat, is a particularly severe form of sore throat that is caused by a bacterial infection. But most sore throats are caused by viral illnesses and are not responsive to treatment with antibiotics. Here are some foods that are capable of treating both!