How to reduce high fever natural resources
How to reduce high fever natural resources
Knowledge of natural anti-inflammatory drugs is important for each of us, because education about your body is really important.
Imagine a situation when your medicines are not available, but you need to help your neighbor, or yourself.
In any case, I'm sure you will find this information useful.
What is fever?
Fever or high temperature, is a way of cleansing the body of toxins and infections.
Unfortunately, this function of the body is often misunderstood by most of us and causes panic.
Our normal body temperature is 98.6°F. Everything that exceeds this temperature, is considered a fever.
Small changes in body temperature do not have to be taken seriously. Body temperature can be changed depending on the time of day and physical activities.
In times of illness, fever helps the body to fight infection. This is a normal process, and in most cases it is not necessary to decrease the temperature.
However, above a certain limit, a high temperature can be dangerous. Temperatures above 40C are considered very dangerous and require immediate intervention.
If the temperature remains at this level for a long time, it can cause brain damage, seizures, and even death.
If you have a fever, it is best not to eat solid foods and drink lots of liquids - for example, tea, fruit juice or water with lemon.
Hot fluids will stimulate sweating - a natural cooling mechanism of the body, which also frees the body of toxins.
You can also create a special tea, which promotes sweating - 1 teaspoon of catnip (Nepeta cataria), resnika (Eupatorium perfoliatum), mint and sage, cover with 1 L of boiling water and strain after 10 minutes.
Drink 1 cup of tea every hour.
Home remedies to lower the temperature
African tribe of the Kalahari against high temperatures used root devil's claw (lat. - Harpagophytum).
Consumed tea or powder of these plants. Besides lowering the temperature, devil's claw has anti-inflammatory properties, which may help in bacterial infections.
Did you know that chocolate is healing? Traditionally, cocoa is used as a treatment for high fever, depression, kidney and liver.
The people of Israel grow pomegranate (pomegranate) for more than 5,000 years. In the medical purposes are used by many parts of the fruit. For example, pomegranate peel can be used as an anti-high temperature medicine.
Birch - Natural Aspirin
Western medicine to reduce the temperature used aspirin. But few know that almond, birch and willow contains salicin - natural aspirin, which is also effective. The people of Africa, for example, have long used this herb for fevers.
Arab doctors have long been studying the medicinal properties of tamarind. It is known that tamarind reduces high temperature. The healing properties of tamarind were used by Indians, that made special potion against fever.
Sage is popular in many countries of the world. In addition, it reduces the temperature, it has antibacterial and antiseptic properties.
The people of Mexico, India, China and Thailand know that hot food is not only delicious, but also helps to reduce the temperature. Food, containing chili or cayenne pepper causes sweating - a natural cooling mechanism of the body.
French with fever used tea of the petals and leaves of borage (Borago officinalis). Borage also promotes sweating. Tea can be used fresh or dried flowers of borage.
Indians use real spicy-sour drink made from cayenne pepper and orange against fever. Cayenne pepper is soaked in hot water, add sugar and juice of sour oranges. This drink, besides reducing the temperature, promotes sweating and supplies the body with vitamin C.
Ginger, in addition to many other medicinal properties, also lowers the temperature. Make a tea of ginger powder with lemon. This tea not only promotes sweating and reduces the temperature, but also helps with bacterial infections of the throat.
Residents of South Carolina against fever used the bark of dogwood and (Prunus serotina), soaked in whiskey.
Australian eucalyptus wood gives a fragrant oil, which are said to help with the high temperatures.
Raspberry, cranberry and sea buckthorn
Residents of Russia use real warm drink of raspberry, cranberry and sea buckthorn against fever.
Taking a shower in cold water
This way of lowering the temperature all probably know. Unfortunately, the shower in cold water reduces the temperature only for a short time.
There are several versions of the ways to reduce the temperature. Cold compresses are effective, but you must be persistent and often change them.
We hope that these tips will be used with common sense. These additional natural remedies should be used after visiting your doctor.