Strep throat is very common diseases in children, and not so much common in adults, which is caused by the Streptococcus pyogenes bacteria. This disease causes problems with throat, that sometimes can be dangerous, as well as inflammation.
It can be treated with medicines and medical treatments, but before try some of them, we advice you to take these natural remedies in a first place.
Vitamin C – Lemon: vitamin C has antibacterial properties and protects against throat infections. Lemon juice or tea with lemon is far enough for vitamin C daily needs.
Honey: Similar, as lemon juice, honey has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Raw honey is good against infection, bacteria, cold and flu.
ACV: Apple cider vinegar is one of the best natural sources for fighting infections. Make your tea by mixing 3 tablespoons of ACV with warm water. If you cannot drink it because of its bad taste and smell, use it for gargle your throat and mouth.
Essential oils: These oils have proven positive effects on the whole human body. For preventing strep throat, use lemon, grape, thyme, lavender or cinnamon essential oil.
Here is what you need to do: Mix water with 5 drops of essential oil and boil them together. Take it out from the heat and use it as an inhalation. Breath the steam for around 15 minutes.
Repeat this process 3 times daily.
Cayenne pepper: It releases throat pain and other breathing difficulties very easy. Mix a teaspoon of cayenne pepper with ½ cup of coconut oil. Apply the mixture directly on your skin of the throat. Let it on the area for hour and in the very first minutes you will feel relaxing in your muscles and throat and as the area of throat becomes warmer, the pain reduces.
Replace all of your remedies and antibiotics with some of these natural remedy. They are cheaper, healthier and the most important of all – they are more effective and you can be safe from side-effects.