Onions are the best remedy for severe vomiting and as a general antibiotic that can boost your immune system.Onion is extremely high in antioxidant Querectin which helps the body to fight free radicals.Onions are good for cholesterol levels, heart, arthritis, a great antioxidant, and good for diabetes due to its flavonoid and sulfur compounds. They have been used as a standard treatment for thousands of years.
A Few Ways to Use an Onion
•Breakup chest congestion- Crush an onion within coconut oil. Coat the chest with onion paste and cover the chest with a dish towel then a shirt.
•Colic-Indian recipe: Boil a small amount of diced yellow onion in water. Leave the onion cool in the water then drain. Feed a teaspoon of the onion tea to the baby every hour until the baby appears to have some relief.
•Ear pain/infection– Chop onion and put them into a thin sock and tie the sock closed. Place the flattened onion sock over the troubled ear and cover the head/ear/sock with a hat. Remove when pain is gone.
•Cuts- The transparent film of the onion skin will stop moderate bleeding immediately. It also acts as an antiseptic for the wound.
•Cough- Peel a large onion and slice in half. Cover the face of each onion with 1 tablespoon of brown sugar and cover the onions for one hour. It should be taken twice a day to help with the cough.
•Fever- Slice an onion into thin slices. Rub the bottom of the feet with coconut oil. Place a thin slice into the arch of each foot and wrap with cling wrap. Cover the onion/feet with sock over night to allow the onion to draw out toxins and the illness from the body.
•Cleanse the air- Place slices of onion on plates throughout your house to purify the air of viruses and bacteria. •Vomiting- Grate 1 white or yellow onion. Press the onion juice from the onion wrapped in a cheesecloth. Brew a strong cup of peppermint tea and leave it to cool off. Drink 2 teaspoons of the onion juice and wait 5 minutes. Drink 2 teaspoons of the cool peppermint tea and wait 5 minutes. Repeat it until the symptoms subside. Vomiting should stop immediately and the nausea should go away within 15 minutes.
Some Other Neat Onion Uses:
- Rub a cut onion on you to repel bugs
- Onion juice rubbed into your hair promotes growth
- Onion juice repels moths
- Boiled and cooled onion juice sprayed onto plants repels pests
- Rub an onion slice into the face of an iron to prevent rusting
- Polish copper and glassware with an onion slice
- Rub a cut onion on you to prevent freckling