Prevention & Recovery

Cure your sore throat

Author: Canadian Living

Prevention & Recovery

Cure your sore throat

This story was originally titled "Sore throat?" in the March 2006 issue. Subscribe to Canadian Living today and never miss an issue!

Do you ever get sick during the cold winter months? Share your secret remedy to ward off a cold or the flu with other readers in the comments section below.

Starting to feel a sore throat coming on? Assemble these ingredients and let steep in a mug:

• sprig of thyme
• lemon wedge
• a few slices of gingerroot
• a few peppercorns
• a clove of garlic (optional)

Let steep in a cup of boiling water for five to 10 minutes before drinking.

It doesn't sound very good, but Susan swears by it – and insists that it tastes great, too (we're not so sure).

Ward off a cold and soothe your soul with one of these comforting chicken soup recipes by The Canadian Living Test Kitchen.

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Cure your sore throat