Onions are used every day. They have a great flavor and they can be added in different salads and meals. A lot of people even eat the onions raw. You should know that onions are really healthy and they are excellent natural remedy.
For many, many years onions have been used as natural remedy against a lot of diseases. They contain Sulphur and other mighty nutrients. They have antiviral, antiseptic and antibacterial properties.
Onions also contain antioxidants that fight free radicals and a lot of diseases even cancer. They reinforce your immunity, treat diabetes and digestive issues, cardiovascular and respiratory problems.
Moreover, onions regulate the level of cholesterol and they fight arthritis and other inflammatory conditions. Native Americans used onions to fight flu. Even WHO recognizes the onion as one of the most useful remedies against bronchitis, colds and coughs.
– Treat coughs
Peel and wash one onion and cut the onion in half. Dip it in brown sugar. Then, cover the half with a cloth and leave it for one hour. Eat this two times a day.
– Stop the loss of hair
Put one onion in a pot full of water. Boil the mix and simmer this for 5 to 10 minutes. Then, mash the onion and leave this mix to cool down. Next, rinse the hair with this mixture before you use shampoo. It will boost the growth of the hair.
– Relieve congestion of the chest
Crush one onion and put a little coconut oil. Mix this well until it becomes homogenous. Put this on the chest and cover it with a towel. Leave this overnight and shower in the morning. This remedy will boost your immunity and stop the congestion of the chest.
– Soothe colic
One tablespoon of juice of onion every hour stops the colic. The Native Americans used this remedy for their babies. All you need is water and one onion. Boil this mixture and then mash it.
– Relieve insect stings and bites
You can bite or rub the sting with a piece of onion.
– Treat ear infections
Chop one onion and put that in an old sock. Then, tie this up and put this on the ear that is infected. Use a hat and rest until the pain disappears.
– Treat minor wounds and cuts
Put this veggie on the wound or cut and it will recover really fast.
– Relive sore throat
Make a gargle with water and chopped onions – it will reduce the inflammation.
– Stop vomiting
– Clean the air of toxins
– Eliminate minor sunburns and burns – rub a little juice of onion on the sunburns
– Eliminate fever
Use a couple of onion slices and a little coconut oil. First, apply the coconut oil on the soles and then put the onion slices. Use a plastic wrap and then put socks on.