Many health problems are treated with natural ingredients like onions. This vegetable can be perfect protector of the immune system and prevent harsh vomiting.
The onion as a member of the allium family is very high in sulfur which makes it antiseptic and antibiotic. It also consists of the Querectin antioxidant which helps fighting against the free radicals.
The onion juice is natural cough medicine and benefits the respiratory condition. As a great remedy for many health conditions the onion is traditionally used for heart,cholesterol levels, arthritis, and for diabetes because of its sulfur and flavonoid compounds.
INTERESTING WAYS TO USE AN ONION
Stomachache – Indians used this recipe for baby’s bellyache: Boil some yellow onion in water. After boiling let it rest in the water and drain it. Give the baby one teaspoon in every hour and wait for the baby’s relief.
Break chest congestion – Chop onion in a little amount of coconut oil. Cover your chest with the mixture, put a dish towel and dress a T-shirt.
Ear pain/infection – Use chopped onion in a cotton sock and make sure is tightly closed. Put the crushed onion in the sock on the infected ear and cover with hat in order to secure the sock. After feeling better remove it.
Cough – Cut one peeled onion in half. Put one tablespoon of brown sugar on the both halves and cover them for 1 hour. This onion zest must be taken twice a day for better results.
Cuts – The thin transparent layer of the onion can help with immediate stop of blood flow and it is also an antiseptic.
Fever – Cut an onion into thin slices. While rubbing the bottom of the feet with coconut oil, put a thin slice into the curve of each foot and cover with cling wrap. Put on a sock on you feet over night to permit the onion to pull out the illness and toxins from your body.
Disinfect the air – By putting sliced onion on a plate in your living room or every other room you like to cleanse the air from bacteria and viruses.
Great recipe for preventing vomiting – Grate one white/yellow onion and press the onion juice out of the wrapped onion. Make one cup of a strong peppermint tea and wait for it to cool. You should drink two teaspoons of the onion juice and wait 5 min.
Then drink two teaspoons of the cool peppermint tea and wait 5 min. Repeat this procedure with the peppermint tea and the onion juice until the symptoms disappear. The sickness will go away within 15 minutes and the vomiting should stop at once.
OTHER NEAT ONION USES:
- Onion juice repels moths
- Rub a cut onion on you to repel bugs
- Onion juice rubbed into your hair promotes growth
- Rub an onion slice into the face of an iron to prevent rusting
- Polish copper and glassware with an onion slice
- Boiled and cooled onion juice sprayed onto plants repels pests
- Rub a cut onion on you to prevent freckling
Onion is used as a treatment for flu and cold over centuries. It has proven beneficial as well for several infections such as: respiratory irritations, coughs, bronchitis, and congestion.
This multi-practical miracle is worth trying when feeling ill or infected, that is why you should prepare some of the recipes above.