Fight the flu with these 8 home remedies

December 9, 2015
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With winters arriving, the flu virus is spreading rapidly. It is not surprising that the medical term for flu, comes from the Italian phrase ‘influenza del freddo’ — the influence of the cold.

With the growing use of modern medicine, most people rely on antibiotics. However, simple homes remedies can also help. Categorised as complementary and alternative medicine therapies (CAM) to treat the common cold, some of these are traditional antidotes. Others include nutritional and herbal supplements. Few have also been supported by scientific evidence. Here are eight of those.

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