Modern medicine has thought us many things and cured many illnesses, and people have become too addicted to drugs. Sometimes in the future, we should all be prepared for a moment when we become resistant to certain medicines, especially antibiotics! People are ruining their digestive system with them, and along the way, antibiotics can destroy our digestive system. So, it’s time to take a step back, look at life from a different angle and start thinking about our future. When the winter months come, we recommend you to try the following herbs; they will boost up your immune system and protect you from cold.
As you may already know, garlic is one of the most powerful antibiotics in nature, but many people avoid it because of the smell. It has been in use for thousands of years, and its healing properties are evident. Garlic will keep bacteria away from your body because it has antibiotic, antiviral, antifungal and antimicrobial features. It is also very rich in antioxidants, and it has the power to destroy free radicals. After reading all of this, even if you are not a fan of garlic, give it a try sometimes.
We all use oregano as a spice in many meals, but apart from its good taste, oregano healing properties as well. This herb is a potent natural antibiotic, and it has antiviral and antifungal effects on your body. It can be combined with traditional antibiotics, without affecting their influence or decreasing their resistance. You can make oregano tea by using a simple infusion, or you can try oregano oil, which has better healing properties, considering it’s an extract. The key ingredient in this oil is carvacrol, and it should contain at least 70% of carvacrol in order to work. The best thing would be to use an oil made from wild oregano.
Echinacea has been used in herbal medicine for thousands of years. In the past, people used this plant for various purposes, such as wound healing, blood poisoning, diphtheria and other bacterial related diseases. Nowadays, Echinacea is mostly used for colds and flu, and it has the power to destroy most dominant bacteria in your body, for instance, Staphylococcus aureus, which causes MRSA, a deadly illness. You can make tea from Echinacea, or you can create a tincture, which is much stronger and efficient than tea.
Basically, this is not an herb, but we need to mention it here, considering all healing properties honey has. Manuka honey is one of the testiest antibiotics in nature, and it can kill a broad range of bacteria, including one that causes MRSA and flesh-eating bacteria. Patients who took manuka honey experience positive effect and bacteria in their body didn’t build up any resistance, and we all know how much bacteria love sugars. Taking this honey three times a day is enough to treat your condition. Just make sure you are persistent and use a wooden spoon.