Unfortunately, the use of over-the-counter antibiotics is at an all-time high, and we must act now before it’s too late! CDC statistics reveal that on average, 833 antibiotics are given out per 1000 individuals. Though they have advantages, antibiotics can be harmful in excessive doses and regularly.
They have numerous negative consequences and may lead to antibiotic resistance (microorganisms develop the ability to resist previously effective treatments). This being said, many people are now searching for natural antibiotics that have no negative effects and are as effective as over-the-counter medicines.
Honey and turmeric are two of the numerous natural treatments that we’ll look at today. Let’s take a closer look at what this combination has to offer…
The Health Benefits of the Ingredients
- It can destroy bad bacteria
- It is useful for the treatment of cuts and bruises.
- Excellent against infections
- Stronger and healthier than over-the-counter antibiotics
DIY Antibiotic Remedy with Turmeric and Honey
For a long time, south Asians and Indian cultures have used this combination to cure a variety of ailments. Although they have many benefits on their own, when combined, they become considerably more powerful.
Turmeric and honey are both natural antibiotic alternatives that have shown to be just as powerful in some studies.
They have no negative effects and can be used to heal a variety of ailments, such as: colds, coughs, bronchitis, arthritis pain, indigestion/heartburn (take 1 teaspoon of turmeric in water), upset stomach (honey is soothing for nausea). Honey also helps soothe skin irritation from acne or eczema. Turmeric’s anti-inflammatory properties make it an excellent option to relieve joint inflammation too!
The two ingredients work together synergistically with the active ingredient in honey being able to increase absorption of the curcumin in turmeric by 2000%! This potent combination
You will need:
- ¼ cup of good quality organic honey
- 1 tsp of organic turmeric powder
- 2 drops of coconut oil or black pepper
In a mixing dish, combine the honey and turmeric and wrap it in foil. It should be kept at room temperature. Stir it thoroughly before using it.
Extra tip: You may add it to coconut milk, tea, or gargle with it if you want to spice things up.
You can get more information about this amazing healing combination from the following video: