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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 methods for treating and managing a dry cough depend on the underlying cause of the cough. Some of these methods include staying hydrated, consuming hot beverages and using a humidifier, according to WebMD. More »

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For a chronic cough due to a bad cold or flu, some natural remedies are consuming peppermint tea, honey or bromelain and using a humidifier. Although over-the-counter medications, such as cough suppressants, are frequent... More »

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Natural remedies for relief of cold symptoms include drinking eight or more 8-ounce glasses of water, ginger ale, herbal tea or fruit drinks daily, breathing in steam from a basin of boiling water, using a humidifier in ... More »

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Nasal irrigation, which involves rinsing the nasal cavity with a salt water or saline solution; pressing a warm, damp towel or gel pack on the sinus area for five to 10 minutes several times daily; and breathing in the s... More »

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