Colds and coughs: Ginger, honey, and peppermint tea can help to soothe a sore throat and cough.
Headaches: A cold compress or heating pad can help to relieve tension headaches. Peppermint oil or lavender oil can also be applied to the temples to help relieve pain.
Indigestion: Chamomile tea or ginger tea can help to soothe an upset stomach.
Constipation: Eating plenty of fiber and drinking plenty of fluids can help to relieve constipation.
Diarrhea: Eating bland foods, such as rice and toast, can help to settle a stomach upset. Drinking plenty of fluids is also important to prevent dehydration.
Sunburn: Aloe vera gel can help to soothe the skin and reduce inflammation from sunburn.
Minor cuts and scrapes: Honey can be applied to minor cuts and scrapes to help heal the wound and prevent infection.
Muscle aches: A warm bath or shower can help to relax muscles and relieve pain.
Canker sores: Rinsing the mouth with salt water can help to relieve the pain and inflammation of canker sores.
Stress: Exercise, relaxation techniques such as yoga or meditation, and spending time in nature can all help to reduce stress.