The most popular pediatric otolaryngologist Dr. Tatjana Moscow professor advises Garaschenko parents to help their children in a simple and natural way.
Elixir of onions
Apply a drop of onion juice (red) and add 5 drops of water (which had been previously boiled and cooled).
Recipe for onion juice
In order to prepare the onion, you need the onion juice cleaned crushed pulp and then squeeze the juice.
Drip this solution into the child’s nose, especially if the cold lasts longer. Dribble one or two drops in each nostril (depending on the age of the child). You can do this 1-3 times a day.
• If the request is denied, use the packaging spray nose or solution drizzle on a disc narrow cotton, as those with a cotton swab (no golf clubs), and make a small push in the nose and squeeze the juice and then pull it out.
“Do not be afraid of excessive discharge from the nose. What treatment even sinusitis There is an active cleansing of the nose, which is released from bacteria and viruses,” says dr. Tatjana Garaschenko.
Why an onion?
Extracts onions are rich in phenolic compounds. Phenols and polyphenols from various plants or groups of compounds are considered antimicrobial activity.
Onions are considered to be the richest source of flavonoids in the human diet.
have antioxidant activity, which depends on the content of phenolic compounds.
Also worth mentioning it is quercetin, which is widely studied as has been shown to disable some substances that promote the growth of tumors. Studies have shown that in combination with quercetin, vitamin C may have a great antiviral activity. It has been shown and antiinflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial and antioxidant activity.