The most inexpensive health remedy in the world is baking soda. It is beneficial for oral health, effective at combating everything from colds to cancer and so much more. Health benefits of baking soda include reduced risk and prevention of diarrhea, metabolic acidosis, acidity, peptic ulcer, and drug in-toxification.
It helps in maintaining healthy skin because of the anti-itch or antipruritic properties. It is very effective in cold, flu and plaque removal. Baking soda is also a good source of sodium, and prevents bladder infection, hyperkalemia and kidney stones. We are going to talk about baking soda uses that you have not heard before:
RECIPE FOR BAKING SODA FOR MEDICAL USE:
– 2 tbs of Apple Cider Vinegar/ 2 tbs of freshly squeezed lemon juice
– ½ a teaspoon of baking soda
Mix the apple cider vinegar or the freshly squeezed lemon juice with the baking soda. Once the foam disappears, pour water over them and drink the solution right away.
1. Baking soda is the best home remedy for whitening teeth. Sprinkle a little on your toothbrush; brush and rinse as usual.
2. Gargle with baking soda and water to freshen your breath.
3. Prevent acne, remove excess facial oil and dead skin with a baking soda scrub. Mix 1 tbs. baking soda with 1 tsp. water and rub gently on your face.
4. Make a foot soak to relive itching, soreness and odor. Mix 3 tbs. baking soda, 1 tbs. peppermint essential oil, 1 tbs. salt and warm water and soak for 20 minutes.
5. Apply to skin to relieve bee stings, insect bites, itching from poison ivy, oak and sumac. Mix baking soda with water into a thick paste for stings, or make a thin wash to use with a compress.
6. Apply a paste of baking soda and water to canker sores and herpes lesions to dry them up quickly.
7. Drink a mixture of baking soda and water to relieve muscle pain after strenuous exercise.
8. Sprinkle baking soda on a damp nail brush and scrub nails to remove grime and kill nail fungus.
9. Repels insect bites or sunburn. Apply a paste made of baking soda and water to insect bites to help relieve itching. Rinse well once it dries well.
10. Cures bladder (Urinary tract infection). Your baking soda mixture should contain 1 cup of cold water and 1 tsp of baking soda. Thoroughly mix the baking soda and water together. The first week take 6 glasses of the solution on a daily basis. The second week, drink it twice a day. The third week, you need to drink 2 glasses once a day. Do this for 3 weeks.