Lemons, salt, and pepper are commonly used in every household. Most commonly for dressing salads or including them in some other foods. However, not many people are aware of the fact that these ingredients can provide much more than just a good taste.
They can be used as medicine and even replace some drugs and cure a condition in a natural way.
Here are 9 health problems that can be treated by this simple but effective combination.
1. Nausea – In this case, all you have to do is to add into a glass of warm water one teaspoon of black pepper and one tablespoon of fresh lemon juice. And after that, you should drink it slowly for the best results.
2. A toothache – If you have a sudden toothache and you can not immediately go to the dentist you can try this simple remedy. Mix ½ teaspoon of ground pepper and the same amount of clove oil and place the mixture onto the affected area. The pain will be relived in just a few seconds.
3. Stuffy nose – Mix a powder of cinnamon, cardamom seeds, cumin and black pepper and inhale the mixture slowly.
4. Weight loss – Mix a tablespoon of honey, ¼ teaspoon of ground black pepper and 2 tablespoons of lemon juice stir the ingredients and consume the mixture on an empty stomach. This mixture will give you a great boost in the weight loss process.
5. Cold and flu – In a large bowl boil some water and squeeze ½ lemon and also throw the peel inside as well. Leave the mixture for 10 minutes put some organic honey and consume the mixture while is still warm.
6. A sore throat – Into a glass of warm water add ½ teaspoon of black pepper, the same amount of sea salt and 1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice and mix well. With the received mixture gargle a few times daily and this way you will not only soothe a sore throat but you will prevent coughing as well.
7. Canker sores – Stir a tablespoon of Himalayan salt into a cup of warm water. Swish the solution in your mouth after your meals to heal the mucous membranes in your oral cavity. This will help you get rid of bad bacteria and heal the sores a lot faster.
8. Clear gallstones – To remove the gallstones naturaly mix 3 parts of olive oil, 1 part of black pepper and 1 part of the lemon. This mixture will dissolve and remove the gallstones.
9. Asthma attack – Mix 2 clove buds, 10 grains of pepper and 15 basil leaves in some warm water. Lave the mixture for around 10 minutes and consume it while is still warm.
Source: Healthy Food House