There is not one person who never would have coughed. Coughing not only people but also animals, cat lovers and dog aware of this. What is a cough?

Cough - a reflex manifestations aimed at cleansing the airways of mucus, sputum accumulated in various parts of the respiratory tract. Indicates cough of trouble in the respiratory organs.

Most often, the cough occurs with colds, acute bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, foreign body or liquid droplets in the respiratory tract, tuberculosis, hereditary and congenital diseases of the lung tissue.

The TV constantly advertise drugs that though most miraculously relieve cough. But treat yourself - means to expose themselves to greater risk. If the origin of cough identify false and start taking cold preparations, relieving cough, the condition may worsen.

Antibiotics are often useless and only complicate the struggle of the organism with the disease.

So, it is better to consult a therapist or a doctor better pulmonologist. After all, you need to know whether the disease began with coughing or coughing appeared during the development of the disease. Furthermore, cough can be dry, wet, spasmodic, paroxysmal, morning, evening, or simply manifest as constant coughing.

The most common cause of cough bacteria are constantly living on the mucosa of the respiratory tract. For the time being, they are quiet, peaceful, but as soon as the immune system weakens, they cease to be harmless and attack the body.

   Provoke the attack may slush, cold, unhealthy lifestyle, bad habits, especially smoking. Smoker's cough, doctors stands out.

Psychologists say that a cough might be nervous. For example, a person is not satisfied with life, it seems that nobody needs, no one notices. In this case, there is a barking cough as an unconscious way to attract attention.

If the cough is accompanied by fever, sweating, sputum, shortness of breath, swelling, nausea, then you should immediately call the "fast".

But even if the cough is not very annoying, but for a long time does not pass, the doctor should be sure to apply. Often the cough is tiring, simply does not allow to live normally, it interferes with sleep, causing chest pain and muscle.

Cough caused by the common cold, folk medicine cures by natural means.

Some folk remedies for cough:

1. Article 1. a spoonful of chopped dry grass sage pour 1 cup boiling water, leave for half an hour, cool, drain, add 1 teaspoon of honey, taken in the form of heat 3 times a day for 1/3 cup.

2. Cut the lemon and pour the honey and let stand in a dark place. When the juice, taking it to 1 teaspoon for half an hour before meals or 1 hour after meals 6-8 times a day.

3. Clean big bulb onion, cut, fill with sugar, put in a dark place until the juice. Take juice 1 teaspoon an hour before a meal or 1 hour after meals 6-8 times a day.

 4. Mix in equal parts radish juice with milk, take the 1st. spoon mixture every 2 hours.

5. Article 1. a spoonful of chopped dried roots elecampane (available at pharmacies) pour 1 cup water, bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer 15-7 minutes, remove from heat, wrap up and insist 3:00, cool, drain, refill to the original volume of the liquid. Take ¼ to 4 times a day for half an hour before meals.

6. Article 1. spoon dry pine buds pour 1 cup boiling water. Infuse in a thermos for 1 hour, drain, take 2 sips every time want to cough.

7. Article 1. spoon of dried crushed plantain leaves to fill a thermos 1, 5 cups of boiling water, insist 2 hours, strain, take ¼ cup 4 times a day for half an hour before meals.

8. Article 1. spoon of dried roots saxifrage brew 1, 5 cups of boiling water, leave for 1 hour, strain, take 1 tbsp. tablespoons every 2 hours.

9. Article 1. spoon of dried flowers of black elder brew 2 cups boiling water, wrap up, leave about 1 hour, drain, add 1-2 teaspoons of honey and drink before bedtime.

10. Boil the potatoes in their skins do not fall apart 4-6 grade, quickly cut into kruglyashi. On the back of the patient's chest or put a towel, and on top of potatoes. Keep up to cool down. The procedure is done before bedtime.

11. adjunct in cough is warm feet. To do this, take castor oil, heat it slightly and rubbed his legs, then wear cotton socks and wool top. Heated castor oil with the addition of 2 drops of essential oil of pine or fir rubbed his chest and large.

12. When coughing is recommended to drink more tea with lemon and honey.

And we wish all - not to cough. Day added, and the spring is not far off.
Author: Natalia Alexeeva