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Baking Soda and Sea Salt

Baking soda is a pure substance (bicarbonate of soda).
Baking powder is traditionally a mixture of bicarbonate of soda and cream of tartar (from tartaric acid).

Baking Soda and Sea Salt - Home remedy for Pneumonia:  Add a quarter cup of sea salt and half a cup of baking soda to a hot bath. Relax in it for at least 15-30 minutes. It will help you breathe.

Baking Soda and Sea Salt - Home remedy for Sinusitis:  Flush out nasal secretions. Mix 1 teaspoon of sea salt and 2 cups of warm water with a pinch of baking soda. Pour it into a glass. Tilt your head back, close one nostril with your thumb and sniff the solution with the open nostril. Then blow your nose gently. Repeat on the other nostril.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal medications


Health Issues

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