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Effective remedies for a head cold include drinking plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration and getting lots of rest, according to Mayo Clinic. Gargling with saltwater helps to ease a sore throat, and over-the-counter sa... More »

One example of a home remedy for a cold is to inhale steam to soothe nasal congestion. Another example of a home treatment for the common cold or flu is to make a saline nasal spray, says WebMD. More »

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According to WebMD, effective home remedies to fight a cough and cold include inhaling steam, drinking hot liquids, using saline nasal sprays and applying a mentholated salve. Natural remedies such as vitamin C, zinc and... More »

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Natural home remedies for the common cold include consumption of chicken soup, an increased intake of liquids, use of saline nasal drops, and rest, according to Mayo Clinic. Gargling salt water can also relieve a sore an... More »

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Some good remedies for combating a cold include drinking a lot of fluids, including hot liquids, using steam, and getting adequate rest. Removing congestion from your nose by blowing your nose frequently is another sugge... More »

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Conventional treatments for bronchitis include drinking plenty of fluids, getting as much rest as possible, keeping warm and staying away from smoke and fumes, states WebMD. The use of a vaporizer is also recommended. Ac... More »

www.reference.com Health Conditions & Diseases Cold & Flu

Helpful head cold remedies include increased fluid intake to soothe the throat and thin out mucus congestion, saline nasal sprays or rinses to minimize stuffiness and steam treatments, according to WebMD. Gargling with s... More »