Sore Throat Cure

I read or heard somewhere a long time ago that when you have a sore throat you should chew a clove of garlic.

So I tried it and boy did it work. But to be honest, chewing garlic takes a lot of guts because the garlic packs a serious punch. I just resort to the occasional bite while sucking it for 5 to 10 minutes. Then I throw it away.

Alternative to this is to crush 3 cloves garlic in a glass jar. Let sit for 10 minutes to allow the allicin (anti-bacterial and anti-viral ingredient in garlic) to form. Pour 1/2 cup boiling water over garlic and let steep overnight. (Cannot remember where I saw this).

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  1. Sore throat is normally associated with some other signs and symptoms, though it is sometimes unheard of, including the existence of pus on the tonsil area and drooling or frequent spitting. Moreover, someone in addition to sore throat may also experience a difficulty breathing due to the particular restricting from the air passage through the larynx or even pharynx..

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