Changing weathers and allergies gives rise to infections, cough and cold. Also, if you have tonsils, you probably suffer from frequent cold, cold and throat irritability. We all rush to a doctor or buy medicines even in case of a minor cold and flu. If you have mild cough and cold, try pepper milk for a few days before visiting a doctor! Below is how you could make pepper milk along with its benefits:
Milk- Warm milk soothes the respiratory tract and calms down dry cough.
Pepper- Pepper helps induce sleep, reduce irritation in the throat and clear phlegm. It has anti-microbial properties too that helps treat cough and cold.
Honey- Honey has anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties that treat any throat inflammation and infection.
Cinnamon- Cinnamon has anti-inflammatory properties that soothe a sore throat and cough. It also helps eradicate cold.
RECIPE FOR PEPPER MILK FOR COUGH AND COLD:
Things you need-
- 1 cup milk
- 1/4 teaspoon of crushed pepper or pepper powder
- 1 teaspoon raw and organic honey
- 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon powder
Place a saucepan on medium heat and add in milk.
Add in pepper powder, honey and cinnamon. Stir and let it come to a boil.
Strain and consume warm. Have this milk once or twice a day depending on the severity of cough and cold.