Asthma Home Remedies, Symptom Relief, and Daily Management

Asthma is a problem that affects many people. Certain odors such as smoke, perfume and other allergic reactions can cause a sudden onset of asthma. In fact, asthma is often caused by allergic reactions to pollen, dust or food. Although asthma needs to be treated with the right medications, there are a number of household items that can help alleviate asthma symptoms effectively.


Some Home Remedies to Relieve Asthma Symptoms
If you find yourself having an asthma attack, but you do not have your inhaler with you, caffeine works to help dilate the bronchial passage and relieve asthma symptoms until you get your medication or inhaler. If you do not have anything else at your fingertips, try to drink two cans of soda with caffeine, caffeine in soda can help slow down an asthma attack.

The best product in the house to get caffeine is coffee. When you feel an asthma attack coming on you can also drink two cups of black coffee to stop an asthma attack and provide temporary relief to the airways.

To avoid asthma attacks during sleep, cut and open the sides of five or six garbage bags, wrap them around your pillow and mattress, do not forget to remove the sheets and pillow cases first. Stick garbage bags to your mattress and pillow with masking tape. This will help prevent asthmatic reactions to the allergies that build up in your bed and pillow. To help relieve congested lungs, try to eat some radish or a celery stalk.

Another item in the house that can help alleviate your congestion is to take a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar. Taking this product not only can help relieve congestion, but also block a sudden onset of asthma.

You can also try using a pair of hot and spicy household items to help relieve congestion in the lungs, sinuses, and nose. Mix ten to twenty drops of hot sauce in a glass of tomato juice and drink it. Drinking several glasses a day of this combination will help relieve asthma symptoms. This also works even if you are not asthmatic but suffer from congestion of the sinuses and hay fever that causes congestion. These two household items work very well to clear any congested airway.

Why You Shouldn’t Use Cotton Buds To Clean Your Ears !!!!!

741Many people are digging in the ear and around it with cotton buds just to clean them from the wax and is becoming habit the same as cleaning teeth. This let’s say that is ritual is making you to fell relax and soothing, but all doctors are advising that all people should stop practicing this ritual using cotton buds for cleaning the ears.

True revealed form the doctors that many children every year are coming to them with some quite serious injuries of the ears, all because of trying to clean themselves and went wrong. Many people believe that using cotton buds for cleaning wax of the ear is good and can clean all wax, bur reality is that they stops to clean the ear itself.

Professor of the rhinology Richard Harvey said “Good rule of the thumb for the most people is that you shouldn’t put  smaller than your elbow in your ear”

he main problem of trying to clean earwax is that you are causing bigger problem, because on that way you just push down earwax in the canal of the ear, because ears have own system for self-cleaning. Ears have and other secretion and together with earwax keep the dirt away from eardrum and while you move the jaw push the wax out from the canal of the ear and in that way prevent from blockages.

There was one research report in Journal of the Pediatrics made in US, and 34 patients end up at the hospital in emergency department, because of the ear ijuries.

But everyday many people are asking themselves “Really do we need to clean the ears.” The specialist for hearing and ear Brande Plotnick wrote on that the ear canal and the ear does not be cleaned, but there is a plenty other benefits from cleaning, but note that the cleaning should be gentle.

  •  Most of the time, the canal in the ear doesn’t need being clean.
  •  While you wash your hair or just showering, enough amount of water is entering in the ear canal and cleans the wax that is accumulated in the ear canal.
  •  Using cotton buds is really unnecessary, because most of time while you are sleeping the wax fall out and it’s loosen.
  •  If you have necessary to clean your ears, advice is to visit the doctor and expertly to be removing the wax.