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Question: my son is 9 months old n he's suffering from a bad cold..pls suggest some home remedies.
Answer: Hello! It is heart wrenching to see the little ones suffering. Try giving him warm soups. It will soothe him and make him feel better. Apart from that you can try the following. 1. Breastmilk also improves the immunity of your child to fight against bacteria, germs, and virus. You can put few drops of breastmilk in each nostril of your baby. It will help to cure a cough and cold faster. 2. Ajwain Potli Ajwain or carom seeds have antiviral and antibacterial properties. Dry roast ajwain on a tava or pan. Put the ajwain in a cotton cloth and make a potli of it. Gently rub it on the baby’s chest, back, under feet and palms. Make sure the potli is not very hot. First, test the temperature by putting the potli on your wrist. Make sure that the baby must have a single layer of clothing before you start to rub potli on the body. Caution: Don’t rub it on the naked chest of your baby. You can place potli near baby’s nose or in baby’s crib so that it can inhale ajwain smell. It is a really helpful remedy to cure baby’s cough. 3.Nasal saline drops are a quick solution to get relief from the blocked nose and nasal congestion in newborns. It’s safe and recommended by pediatrics to use for infants. Saline drops are actually the salt-based water. Put saline drops in each nostril of your baby as this would help to clear the nose. Nasal saline drops loosen up mucus. Use of saline drops makes feeding easier for your baby. Just elevate your baby’s head while putting in the drops, otherwise, the liquid will flow out. 4. Garlic Cloves in Ghee/ Mustard oil Boil few cloves of garlic into mustard oil and apply it externally on your baby’s neck, chest, back, under feet and palms. This remedy helps to cure cough of your child. Remember, the oil must be warm and not very hot. Mustard oil gives warmth to the body and garlic has antibacterial properties that help to destroy bacteria that cause cold. 5. Mustard oil infused with sendha namak Mix 1 teaspoon of sendha namak in warm mustard oil and gently massage on the chest and back of your baby and cover the baby with a cotton sheet or blanket. This mixture gives warmth to your little one’s body. 6. Vicks Baby Rub. Rub Vicks baby rub on the bottom of your baby’s feet and cover the feet with cotton or woolen socks, depending on the weather.
Question: My son is 11month old , he is suffering from a cold cough and not eating food...
Answer: Hi. Cold and cough can caused due to environment, climate change,and some cold causing foods, home remedies for reducing cold and cough are as follows. Please avoid milk to your baby for couple of days, because lactobacillus in milk will increase s cold. Make him to drink water,soups in little lukewarm condition,because it will definitely controls cough Boil Tulsi leaves with pepper in a glass of water,if it reduce to half,filter this water and feed them, it is a best remedy , continuous usage of this drink will increases immunity a lot Heat coconut oil with garlic,pepper,and little turmeric powder,use ts oil and massage in throat,chest for five minutes,it will helps in reducing cough effectively Feed him one egg daily with little salt and mild pepper powder daily, it helps in reducing cough a lot,it act as a barrier in cold climatic conditions Follow these tips to get rid of cough and cold.
Question: Hi my son is 9months old he is suffering from cold n blocked nose plz help me
Answer: Use Nasivion saline drops every 6 or 4 hours. This will help in relieving from blocked nose. Try using the Ajwain and garlic potli. Fry ajwain and garlic on a pan and make a polti and massage on the chest and back. Apply vicks baby rub on the chest,back and legs after he is asleep. Hope this helps if the cold is persistent for more than 5 or 7 days consult a doctor.