Placing mothballs at the
end of the bed has been said to relieve menstrual cramps.
Drinking two glasses of
Gatorade can take away a headache.
Toothpaste can be a great
ointment for burns.
Peppermint lozenges can clear
For muscles that are sore due
to a nasty flu, soak one tablespoon of horseradish in one cup of olive oil
for half an hour. Apply it onto the muscles, as you would massage oil.
Mixing ¼ cup of vinegar with ¼
cup of honey has been said to cure sore throats. One tablespoon can be taken
six times a day.
Alka-Seltzer can help with
urinary tract infections. To use this treatment, dissolve two tablets in a
glass of water and drink when you first start to notice the symptoms.
For skin blemishes, place a
dab of honey on the blemish and cover with a band-aid. This is said to work
For toenail fungus, soak the
toes in Listerine Mouthwash. Leaves nails looking clean and healthy.
Something else Listerine can be used for is broken blisters. It acts as a
disinfectant and will leave the broken blister clean.
For nasty splinters, apply a
drop of glue over the splinter and let dry. Then peel the dried glue off the
skin and the splinter will come out, still attached to the glue.
When trying to heal and soothe
boils, completely cover the boil with tomato paste. It’s said that the
acidity of the tomatoes is the real cure behind this remedy.
For bruises, soak a cotton
ball in white vinegar and press onto the bruise for one hour. This will
reduce the colour and help with healing.
Use oatmeal for arthritis
pain. Mix two cups of oats and one cup of water in a bowl and microwave for
one minute. Let it cool slightly so it can be handled and then apply to the