Sooth the throat and keep your fluids up. Honey is well known as a natural antibiotic. It can be very soothing for the throat and helps to put a protective lining on it.
Try this recipe for instant relief:
1 cup hot water
1-2 teaspoons of honey – depending on taste (we recommend the Parakore Kanuka) for this recipe.
Juice of one medium lemon.
1/2 teaspoon of turmeric or ginger.
1. Juice the lemon – you will need at least 2 teaspoons of juice.
2. Heat water on the stove or in a microwave proof mug.
3. Add honey –Parakore Kanuka and lemon juice. Mix until honey is dissolved.
4. Turmeric, Ginger are natural herbs loaded with antioxidants and act as anti-inflammatories as well. You may choose to add ½ a teaspoon of one or the other or both!
Please remember – these tips are to fight symptoms only. If your symptoms persist or worsen, ie sore muscles, fevers, shortness of breathe – seek medical attention from your general practitioner.