COLD or FLU
COLD or FLU
Is It A Cold or the FLU ????
Common Symptoms Cold Flu
Fatigue No Yes
Fever No 100-104 F
Muscle ache No Yes
Headache No Yes
Joint pain No Yes
Loss of appetite No Yes
Stuffy nose Yes No
Vomiting /diarrhea No No
The flu is an airborne virus the flu spreads by coughing or sneezing -one person to another flu virus lives primarily in the lungs certain herbal & isopathic formulas are very helpful drink plenty of fluids,to prevent dehydration and help flush out the body the elderly,chronically ill, and infants are hit partically hard by the flu authorities claim this will be an extreme flu season do Not give asprin to a child with the flu antibiotics are useless against viral illness like the flu the flu can be very serious for those over 65 the flu [influenza] & pneumonia are the 5th leading cause of death for over 65 chicken soup-as made by grandma-contains several ingredients that affect the .body's immune system,a team at the University of Nebraska Medical Center found Grandma's soup-as stated by University of Nebraska Medical Center, as made by Barbara Rennard, the wife of researcher Dr. Stephen Rennard[ thank-you Barbara] chicken onions sweet potato parsnips turnips carrots celery stems parsley < no salt> she also added matzo balls, a kind of dumpling
UNNECESSARY ANTIBIOTICS CAN BE HARMFUL! !
Answer theses questions:
TRUE OR FALSE,
YOU ALWAYS NEED AN ANTIBIOTIC WHEN YOU..................
HAVE A "COLD" OR THE FLU? .
HAVE A FEVER?
HAVE COLORED MUCUS WHEN COUGHING OR BLOWING NOSE? HAVE A SORE THROAT HAVE FELT SICK FOR 5 DAYS OR LONGER?
THE ANSWER FOR ALL OF THESE CONDITIONS IS FALSE!
THESE ARE USUALLY SIGNS OF A COLD OR THE FLU.
BOTH CAN BE CAUSED BY ABOUT 200 DIFFERENT VIRUS GERMS.
ANTIBIOTICS ARE NOT EFFECTIVE AGAINST VIRUSES.
There are many helpful solutions to colds and flu
once it has begun to set in - this is far and above my favorite- make this-grab a favorite blankie-and go to bed! Fresh sliced ginger root-about 1 & 1/2 inch of the root- fast
boil in 2 cups of good water , for 5 mins.covered crush 5 large cloves of garlic- with lime press, hammer etc add to boiling ginger, boil 2 mins add 1/2 teaspoon cayanne pepper, turn off add juice of 1 whole fresh lemon 1 tablespoon of honey Strain-into large mug and drink with blankie
PS. this recipe is awesome if youre sick, gives an all over warm sleepy sensation, and has always made me almost well the next day.