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22 Nov, 2012 Posted by:

Antibiotics won't work! - A natural way to treat colds and flu

Have you been hearing about the campaign against Antibiotics for colds and flu? Salt therapy offers you a natural, drug free way to treat the symptoms of a cold or flu.

According to the HSE and their campaign (Action on Antibiotics) against the use of Antibiotics on colds and flu,

  • Antibiotics are used to treat infections caused by Bacteria
  • Antibiotics don’t work against infections caused by Viruses such as a cold or flu
  • There is no point in asking your doctor to prescribe Antibiotics for a cold or flu

When you have the flu it is advised that you rest, drink plenty of fluids especially hot drinks, take some paracetamol , ibuprofen or other over the counter remedies .

Another treatment available along with these options is salt therapy. Salt therapy is a natural drug free way to treat the symptoms of a cold or flu. Salt has antibacterial agents, acts as an anti-inflammatory and natural decongestant. Salt therapy can help to clear airways, kill bacteria and allow you to breathe easier. Salt therapy is very relaxing, can reduce stress and strengthen your immune system against future colds and flu.

At 'salt of the earth' a salt therapy session lasts 60 minutes and your first session is FREE. If you are suffering from a common cold or flu why not book a session today. You can call us on 041-9846391 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

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