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5 effective home remedies for runny nose

Swati Nitin Gupta
1 to 3 years

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5 effective home remedies for runny nose

"Any change in season brings with it lots of problems for children and their parents. Sneezing and runny noses are common, and most parents are tired of giving their children unnecessary medicine. You could use anti-histamines, decongestants or even antibiotics to treat runny nose and other symptoms, but they all come with side effects. Here are 5 all-natural home remedies for runny nose that can give your little one relief from this uncomfortable condition and help release the fluid comfortably. Read on... "


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Ankita Dev Roy

| Aug 22, 2017

thank you.... very useful

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Payal Gupta

| Aug 22, 2017

Thanks

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Firdose Khan

| Aug 21, 2017

useful

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Abhi Agarwal

| Aug 20, 2017

thank u

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Naincy

| Aug 17, 2017

thanks

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Piyali Samaddar

| Aug 15, 2017

thank u so much for the effective suggestion..

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Priyamvada Kumari

| Aug 13, 2017

thAnk u

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Suti Kino

| Aug 12, 2017

Last night i follow your suggestion and really it work. Now my baby get well. Thanks a lot mam.

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Suti Kino

| Aug 12, 2017

Last night i follow your suggestion and really it work. Now my baby get well. Thanks a lot mam.

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Suti Kino

| Aug 11, 2017

Thanks for your suggestion and i will try tonight.

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Kiran Jaiswal

| Jul 31, 2017

thank you so much... this is really very helpful..

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Vanitha Mahesh

| Jul 28, 2017

tq for giving useful tips

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Siva Gouri

| Jul 10, 2017

tq sooomuch really good and use full tips

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Archana Phansalkar

| Jul 04, 2017

is this remedies use in feaver also thanks a lot

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Sumi Patel

| Jul 03, 2017

thnx a lot....

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Kiran Pardeshi

| Jul 03, 2017

Thanks

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Deepa Chinnu

| Jul 03, 2017

Tq

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Nusi Nusaiba

| Jul 03, 2017

Thanks

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Aarti Panchal

| Jul 03, 2017

is it ok for 4 months baby?

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Pravallika Dhanireddy

| Jul 02, 2017

thank you

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Komal

| Jul 01, 2017

thanx for information

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Vandana Anchan

| Jul 01, 2017

Ml

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Vandana Anchan

| Jul 01, 2017

Ml

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Surbhi Surana

| Jun 30, 2017

We can also give luke watm ajwain and tulsi water... it is safe for every one age doesnt matter.

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Kashish Kharbanda

| Jun 28, 2017

Can these remedies used for 9 month old baby.

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moina basi

| Jun 22, 2017

thanks everyone. remedies can be used throughout the year. but in excess hot temperature mustard oil massage can be avoided.

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Bimla Gurung

| Jun 21, 2017

can we used these remedies in all seasons???

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Sagarika Chakraborty

| Jun 13, 2017

can d ginger n honey be given to a 16 months old baby....

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Johnson Mankin

| Jun 05, 2017

thanks

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Rachita Taneja

| May 30, 2017

thanks

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Vandana Batra

| Apr 25, 2017

very helpful.. ty

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Bhawna Saini

| Apr 21, 2017

It's work very fast

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Shradha Kalagi

| Apr 20, 2017

thanks

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Kavita Soni

| Apr 19, 2017

thanku for Such a useful msg

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Kavita Kumar

| Apr 18, 2017

thanks for the tips.....

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lubna

| Apr 15, 2017

this is an informative article. thank u for sharing :)

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Bimla Gurung

| Apr 13, 2017

can we used these remedies in summer seasons also.... ???

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Shahid Mahmood

| Apr 09, 2017

tnx a lot. my baby also suffering. i'll start it from today.

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Jasmine Joshi

| Mar 31, 2017

what solution for seven years baby for coughing problem

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Varshaba Barad

| Mar 27, 2017

thanks

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Amena Firdous

| Mar 26, 2017

Very useful information nd very effective too. But can anyone suggest which is the best one for 11 months old baby boy.

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Shruti Jain

| Mar 26, 2017

jv

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swetha reddy

| Mar 26, 2017

very usefull information.... thnx lot...

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Simhadri Prathyusha

| Mar 26, 2017

thanku. very use full tips

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moina basi

| Mar 25, 2017

thank you

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Ruvanthika Blv

| Mar 21, 2017

useful remedies than medicine...

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Swati Sharma

| Mar 16, 2017

hot salty water steam and nasoclear spray

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Sudha

| Mar 15, 2017

this is really very great info

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Santanu Rout

| Mar 13, 2017

Useful & really effective.....

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Sonal Salokhe

| Mar 13, 2017

Thnk u

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Preeti Sharma

| Mar 12, 2017

thanks

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moina basi

| Mar 09, 2017

very helpful advice. thank you.

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shaheen qazi

| Mar 09, 2017

good remedies will try for my son

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Abha Upadhyay

| Mar 07, 2017

thnx a lot..

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Smrity Sharma

| Mar 02, 2017

thnxs,for d blog.

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Arundhatishahurediffmailcom

| Mar 02, 2017

Thanks. ...will try

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puloma pandey

| Mar 02, 2017

I use mustered oil, ajwain and garlic massage and add hing in my baby's food . it really works.

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Gurdeep Kaur

| Mar 01, 2017

thanks a lot

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Subhadra Mohapatra

| Mar 01, 2017

thank you so much .i am using ginger and honey it works well.

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Rachna Sharma

| Feb 25, 2017

thank you for the valueable suggestion..

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Joel Harman

| Feb 16, 2017

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Vishwa Bhatt

| Jan 19, 2017

thanks for the homemade remedies this will help a lot

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Shital Vasmatkar

| Jan 19, 2017

thanks for this extreme remedies.. we r really thankful for u r kind advice.. we ill follow ths .

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reshma a

| Jan 19, 2017

Thanks for the valuable remedies...

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Nazia Hassan

| Jan 19, 2017

thanks for the solution

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Pranil Chougule

| Jan 19, 2017

Thanks it will be very helpfull. ..

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shabana azmi

| Jan 18, 2017

thanq so much for your valuable suggestions

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Neha Lad

| Jan 13, 2017

thanks for remedy

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Suchita Rankhambe

| Jan 06, 2017

thanks.. it is really very helpful..

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Khushboo Burnwal Chandra

| Jan 04, 2017

thanku ...I will surely try this...

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Shama Saraf

| Jan 04, 2017

Thank you. .

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Aarthiravi

| Jan 04, 2017

thanks a lot... will try immediately

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Nisha Sharma

| Jan 03, 2017

thnx a lot

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kirti bhoir

| Dec 28, 2016

Txs wl try 1 remude 4 my baby 2

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Pratibha Bista

| Dec 25, 2016

thanks i will do difinetly.

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rajrani001

| Dec 24, 2016

thanks i will try

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Sheetal Mehta

| Dec 23, 2016

Thanks I will definitely try it ...

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Umme Kulsum

| Dec 22, 2016

very much helpful nd jafal is good I have been using it

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Venkat G

| Dec 18, 2016

Thank you.. Every parent know those remedies. Nice

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Sowdambika Vadivel

| Dec 17, 2016

what kind of camphor we can use.. nowadays camphor are made of chemicals. will it affect baby skin when we apply all over body.

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Ramya Sharma

| Dec 16, 2016

Can you suggest something for 2 n half month baby. She has running nose, sneeze and phlegm.

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Leela Boyidapu

| Dec 15, 2016

nice remedy

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Shivani Ajay Sharma

| Dec 10, 2016

my baby is 1 year 2 months and her weight is 8kg. Is it ok.. if not pls suggest how to gain her weight.. however immune is strong she eats everything..

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Sujata

| Dec 10, 2016

really vary useful. .

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rojarani Choudhury

| Dec 07, 2016

very useful blogs....

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Rashmi Garg

| Dec 07, 2016

Really works...

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Amirtha Varshini

| Dec 07, 2016

thanks a lot

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Dhanya Shyam

| Dec 07, 2016

thank you so much..

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Larissa S Massey

| Dec 07, 2016

ginger and honey worked for my kids

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shikha goel

| Dec 07, 2016

very informative..

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Pamela Ward

| Dec 06, 2016

Very informative

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Deepa Smitha

| Dec 06, 2016

thanks so much for your tips

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Seema Dash

| Dec 02, 2016

Thank you very much.

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Vairakala Kala

| Nov 30, 2016

thank u so much

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Geetha kannan

| Nov 29, 2016

Thank u so much..

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Swati Sharma

| Nov 28, 2016

kknbb. iioojjkolkllptu the kids are doing uj x hyhnhno

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Shampa Karmakar

| Nov 28, 2016

thanks a lot

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Madhulika Varadaraj

| Nov 27, 2016

thank you

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Indu Rani

| Nov 26, 2016

thanks for info.

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Monalisa Pradhan

| Nov 26, 2016

nice tips

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Dr Shafeeka

| Nov 26, 2016

Thank u soooo much

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Javed Shaikh

| Nov 26, 2016

thanks for the info

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KC Raju

| Nov 26, 2016

very good information

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Preeti Verma

| Nov 26, 2016

Very useful blog. Kids are always suffer from cough and cold and every time giving medicine is not good. It is better to use home remedies.

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Amrita Arora

| Nov 26, 2016

Thanks for such good home remedies

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Roshni Shaaz

| Nov 21, 2016

My little one is very much disturbed with runny nose and cough every month.. Thank u so much..

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Amina Ruth

| Nov 21, 2016

Thank you so much.

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Dipika Gupta

| Nov 17, 2016

thanks

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Ruchi Mahajan

| Nov 17, 2016

thanku for the valueable information

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Ritu Agarwal

| Nov 16, 2016

where can I get camphor oil from. can I use camphor for ths.

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Neetu singh Singh

| Nov 15, 2016

Nice

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Mangai Murugesan

| Nov 15, 2016

thank u my son is undergone open heart surgery at the age of 01 yrs. this is very usefull tips for me

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Divya Iyer

| Nov 15, 2016

good

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Renjusha Varghese

| Nov 14, 2016

Good

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MANVI PATEL

| Nov 14, 2016

Yaa it's really work

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Gurvinder Kaur

| Nov 13, 2016

thanx for info.

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Swathi S

| Nov 13, 2016

Hello thank you for this good info :-)

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Mayil Prabhu

| Nov 13, 2016

Thanku

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Babitha Shivani

| Nov 12, 2016

thank you so muchhh

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teena

| Nov 11, 2016

good information

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Rohini

| Nov 09, 2016

Heat a spoon of honey and add a pinch of turmeric powder. Let it cool a little and give to children thrice a day for three days if required. It can be used by anyone of any age and will give very good results within three days.

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Priyanka Deb

| Oct 14, 2016

Thanks for the valuable tips.

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Neha Dua

| Oct 12, 2016

hey I want to ask which remedy will b suitable. for 3 and half month baby for chest congestion pls suggest...

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Kruti Sheth

| Oct 11, 2016

thnx steam really helpful

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Lakshmishivaarepaka

| Oct 10, 2016

thanks for giving useful suggestions

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Ritika Kumar

| Oct 09, 2016

Thanks for the suggestions... would love addon few 1. Start giving tulsi juice and honey every morning as u feel the change in the weather . 2. Take one clove roast on tawa or microwave till u see the change in its look. Then make fine powder of it . If you breastfeed , mix pinch of it into a tablespoon of ur breastmilk or you can can even mix with above mentione tulsi honey juice... Give your baby twice a day.

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Jannet Sequeira

| Oct 08, 2016

you have to be very careful when giving JUICE OF GINGER AND HONEY. THE QUANTITY OF GINGER AS I HAVE FACED WITH MY DAUGHTER. I THINK IT IS BETTER THE QUANTITY IS SPECIFIED, ABOUT HONEY THEY SAY NOT TO GIVE BELOW 1 YEAR BABY

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Kishanya

| Oct 07, 2016

for 6 month old can anybody suggest safe n effective remedy???

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saritha jella

| Oct 07, 2016

well. ,i would like to give one more tip. ,add pinch of turmeric,pepper powder to the glass of warm milk and give to kid twice a day, it also works better. ,

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Kishanya

| Oct 07, 2016

richa how old ur baby? how kuch ginger honey u gave to ur baby

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ritika bajaj

| Oct 07, 2016

my daughter is having chest congestion from last 20 days... I hv given her nebulizer Bt no improvement n nw m giving her antibiotics... I m really worried Bt no improvement... she coughs only 2-3 times Bt the sound is too heavy...

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Mala Rajesh

| Oct 06, 2016

I am a mother of 5months baby,I have lot of hair fall and dandruff problem. What should I do. Please suggest me.

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soujanyakopparam

| Oct 05, 2016

Thanks a lot. Nice article

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Jalpa Trambadia

| Oct 05, 2016

thank you so much for good advice

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Richa Sehgal

| Oct 05, 2016

Ginger honey worked in my case.

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sudha shukla

| Oct 05, 2016

thank u for valuable info

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Sushma Haldankar

| Oct 05, 2016

Thank u dandruff comes above eyes lashes what should we do

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Ajeesha Santhosh

| Oct 04, 2016

Thank you.......

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PriyaSaurabh Agrawal

| Oct 01, 2016

Thnks

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akansha khetan

| Sep 30, 2016

camphor and ghee works as a miracle... very gud tips.... thank u soooo much for ur guidance

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Jagadeeswari Siddi

| Sep 17, 2016

My son has thick white layer formed in ears due to contineous running nose. Which remedy works well for him please share.

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Ranjitha Srikanth

| Sep 16, 2016

Make ur child eat tulasi leaves.. This will help a lot.. If your baby is below less than one year, mix 4 drops of tulasi juice with honey..

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lakshmi Sailaja

| Sep 14, 2016

my son suffering from severe cold he is on antibiotics but still not working, which remedy works well for you please share.

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Vishaka

| Sep 14, 2016

Hi... My baby is 5 months old.... From the above mentioned remedies which is preferable for her as per her age??

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amreen syed

| Sep 12, 2016

awesome

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anchal

| Sep 11, 2016

Thank u so mch... my daughter is suffering from severe runny nose ryt now n it will help me wonders

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Aparna Peri

| Sep 10, 2016

Thnx

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Rajitha M

| Sep 10, 2016

thank q for giving valuble tips

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Swati Gupta

| Sep 10, 2016

Thank

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Kunmun Behera

| Sep 09, 2016

thank u so much for this useful tricks.

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Fatema Kutbuddin

| Sep 09, 2016

where can we get camphor oil from?

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vaidehi ludbe

| Sep 09, 2016

Thanks a lot really helpful

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Rashmi Shetty

| Sep 09, 2016

Ginger n honey mixture is very gud ..It is effective on sore throat n that early morning cough as well.

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Suchithra Hari

| Aug 31, 2016

My kid doesn't take ginger and honey. he has the habit of vomiting any new food in his mouth to taste. how can I bring such practise to introduce him medicinal foods

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Anandhi

| Aug 14, 2016

thank you very much..

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simple mishra

| Aug 10, 2016

mustard oil message is very helpful and can be done to very small age kids too.

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Shobha Hiremath

| Aug 09, 2016

till what age we can give this home medicine? can we give it to 1yr and a 5 months baby?

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Padmini Gautam

| Jul 31, 2016

thank a lot..

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Nibedita Mohanty

| Jul 26, 2016

@swati, can I apply these remedies to my 3 month's baby

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Ritu Khajanchi

| Jul 19, 2016

Very helpful tips.. thanx for sharing!

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arti sharma

| Jul 18, 2016

Hi Swati really this gonna be very very effective n useful tips fr all the parents.... rather than giving lits of antibiotics was really worthless n wastage of money as it affects directly to tiny tots n harm them........ use these home remedies will definitely work out without any side effects...... Thanks

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Prerna Patwa

| Jul 18, 2016

wonderful tips... thanks a lot

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Dhruti Dave

| Jul 18, 2016

thanks a lot for this remedies

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lakshmi Sailaja

| Jul 11, 2016

the 5th remedy works well

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Sanjaypradhan310sify Com

| Jul 09, 2016

thanx for dadi maa ke nuskhe

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Ramya Manokaran

| Jul 09, 2016

Option 5 works good I tried for my son

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Sowmya M

| Jul 06, 2016

Very useful, nd thank u.

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Roop Kaur

| Jul 06, 2016

thnk u so much... as well I used 4th one and got immediate effect to my daughter. :-)

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Aarti Arora

| Jul 06, 2016

very nice

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lakshmi Sailaja

| Jul 05, 2016

Thank you so much

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Sanjukta Saket Singhania

| Jul 02, 2016

homemade suggestions are really best for the child and I was looking for it from many days so thanks a lot mam....

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Susmita Mukherjee

| Jun 28, 2016

thanks

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Sakshi Karia

| Jun 24, 2016

r these tips useful for baby too mine is 6 months old

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Sowmya Naveen

| Jun 20, 2016

thanku so much for suggestions mam.

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Ritika Ghai

| Jun 08, 2016

can we give jaggery (gur)to 6 months baby. ??

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Ritika Ghai

| Jun 08, 2016

can we give jaggery (gur)to 6 months baby. ??

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Sik Moh

| Apr 06, 2016

Jaiphal is called nutmeg. you can get it in any super store or shops like nuts n spices as well.

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kezia p

| Apr 06, 2016

What is jaifal?And where do we get this?

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Payal Sharma

| Apr 04, 2016

We can even give 3-4 leaves of saffron mixed and well dissolved in a almond paste (made with almond finely churned in Luke warm milk) daily till the baby has cold.... I gave it to my 1. 9 year old daily in the winters and it helped a lot....

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Vijaya Lakshmi

| Apr 01, 2016

Wow Jaifal worked like a miracle. My son was suffering from runny nose n sneezing since a week. I gave him a pinch of jaifal powder and it worked really fab. Thank u. It would b a greatful if i cld get such an immediate relief remedy for cough too....

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Krishnapriya

| Mar 24, 2016

Thank u for the remedies

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Jaysri Pandey

| Mar 17, 2016

Thanks,for important information. I will apply this to my 1 year old son. Now he is suffering from cold.

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chitra singh

| Mar 13, 2016

Thanku for sharing such an effective remedies.. i was searching for home remedies fir my baby.. it was very helpful..

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sonam hetamsaria

| Mar 12, 2016

Yes steam is the best... my personal xperience.... my son had bad cough n running nose.. I gave steam for 4 days twice a day.... he was ok...

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Swati Nitin Gupta

| Mar 12, 2016

@radhika stop all the medicines, and treatment and just give him steam as much as you can and as many times as you can. If still there is no improvement then it is better to get him checked by another doctor.

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Radhika Tambi

| Mar 11, 2016

Hiii.... i applied all remedies which r given here.. but no effect on my baby ...he us still suffering from cold cough nd running nose nd fever ..plz tell me what should i do except medicines ..plzzz tell me ....

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Vishali Kalra

| Mar 10, 2016

Thanks for the informative information to us. keep posting such good info.

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parul khab

| Mar 10, 2016

Yes ashwaraya u can...

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Aishwarya Sharma

| Mar 10, 2016

Can I give this to my 1 year old baby. .??

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uttara bhatt

| Mar 10, 2016

Thanks Swati for ur remedies. Keep posting !

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Swati Nitin Gupta

| Mar 10, 2016

@Vinatha you may give the massage and steam to your 3 month old baby. for other remedies, the baby is too young to even try any of these.

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swapna joshi

| Mar 10, 2016

Thanks.... my son is suffering from the same now i will try this...

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parul khab

| Mar 09, 2016

Jayfal n milk is very effective.. m using it for my kido...

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vinatha Dadithota

| Mar 09, 2016

Hi Swathi thanks for the information Can I give dis to a 3 months baby as she is suffering from cold and cough. .

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avantika saha

| Mar 09, 2016

Thank u for an informative blog

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Karishma

| Mar 09, 2016

Can I give dis for 11 months old baby

Swati Nitin Gupta | Mar 10, 2016

@karishma yes you may give it to a 11 months old baby but in minute quantities.

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Karishma Nigam

| Mar 09, 2016

Thanks swati....

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Swati Nitin Gupta

| Mar 09, 2016

Thank you ladies!

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Rupali Borhade

| Mar 09, 2016

Very useful article for my daughter.

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Anchal Jain

| Mar 09, 2016

Thank u mam it's really gud for my daughter

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Canisha Kapoor

| Mar 09, 2016

Thank you Swati for an informative blog

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Nikita

| Mar 09, 2016

Thank you for an interesting and informative blog. It is like I have found solution for my problem. Keep writing Swati.

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