Sunday, 20 May 2012

[] Remedies for minor ailments-part 5


Remedies for minor ailments-part 5
Mouth Ulcers
 Mix some coconut milk with honey and massage the gums 3 to 4 times a day.
 Gargle with (or apply) freshly extracted coconut milk from a ripe coconut frequently.
 Mix the pulp of a ripe bel fruit with jaggery (gur) and eat once a day.
 Mix 1 tea cup bel pulp with 1 teaspoon sugar and eat early morning on an empty stomach for 3 days.
 Coriander (dhania) decoction prepared by boiling 1 teaspoon coriander seeds (saboot dhania) in 1 cup water, gargled when lukewarm, frequently.
 Chew one or two tender leaves of fig (anjeer) and leaf buds frequently and wash the mouth with warm water.

 Soak 1 tablespoon crushed liquorice (mulathi) root in 2 cups water for 2 to 3 hours and use it for gargling frequently.
 Boil 2 tablespoon fenugreek (methi) leaves along with � cup green gram (moong dal) and 10 small onions. Eat regularly.
 Fenugreek seeds (methi dana) fried and powdered should be added to drinking water. Drink 2-3 times daily for a few days.
 An infusion of fenugreek (methi) leaves gargled 5-6 times daily for a couple of days.
Morning Sickness
 Mix 1 teaspoon each fresh juice of mint (pudina) and lime along with 1 tablespoon honey. Take 3 times a day.
 Mix juice of 15-20 tender curry leaves (curry patta) with 2 teaspoon lime juice and 1 teaspoon sugar. Take in the morning.
 Mix 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg (jaiphal) powder with 1 tablespoon freshly extracted amla juice. Take 3 times a day.
 � teaspoon ginger (adrak) juice with 1 teaspoon each fresh lime and mint (pudina) juice mixed with a tablespoon of honey, taken frequently proves very effective.

Menstrual Pains

 Boil 1 teaspoon saffron (kesar) in � cup water. Let it reduce to become 1 tablespoon. Divide this decoction into three portions and take with equal quantities of water, thrice daily for a couple of days.
 Take � teaspoon finely ground cinnamon (dalchini) every night along with 1 cup milk.
 Powder 1 teaspoon dried mint (pudina) leaves and take with 1 teaspoon honey, thrice daily.
 Make a mixture of 6 to 8 almonds, crushed and mixed in 1 cup milk along with 1 egg yolk (white), � teaspoon sesame powder (til) and 1 teaspoon honey. Take this once or twice a day.

 Menstruation, excessive bleeding
 Grind some bel leaves into a fine paste. Take 1 teaspoon with warm water and drink some cold water as well.
 Grind 10 fresh lead buds of figs (anjeer) and apply on the lower abdomen below the navel for a few hours. Repeat this frequently.
 Boil 1 teaspoon coriander (dhania) seeds in 2 cups water till it is reduced to 1 cup. Add sugar to taste and drink when lukewarm. Repeat twice or thrice a day.

 Menstruation, painful and irregular

 A piece of fresh ginger (adrak), ground and boiled in a cup of water. The infusion should be taken thrice daily after meals along with sugar.

Warning: The reader of this article should exercise all precautionary measures while following instructions on the home remedies from this article. Avoid using any of these products if you are allergic to it. The responsibility lies with the reader and not with the site or the writer.
This information is solely for informational purposes. IT IS NOT INTENDED TO PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of your own doctor.
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