VICKS VapoRub - INTERESTING
(I received this email from a friend who's wife
tried it. So I tried it. Doggone if it doesn't work!)
During a lecture on Essential Oils, they told us how
the foot soles can absorb oils. Their example: Put
garlic on your feet and within 20 Minutes you can
Some of us have used Vicks VapoRub for years for
everything from chapped lips to sore toes and many
body parts in between. But I've never heard of this.
And don't laugh, it works 100% of the time, although
the scientists who discovered it aren't sure why.
To stop night time coughing in a child (or adult as
we found out personally), put Vicks VapoRub
generously on the soles of your feet, cover with
socks, and the heavy, deep coughing will stop in
about 5 minutes and stay stopped for many, many
hours of relief. Works 100% of the time and is more
effective in children than even very strong
prescription cough medicines. In addition it is
extremely Soothing and comforting and they will
Just happened to tune in A.M. Radio and picked up
this guy talking about why cough medicines in kids
often do more harm than good, due to the chemicals
in them. This method of using Vicks VapoRub on the
soles of the feet was found to be more effective
than prescribed medicines for children at bed time.
In addition it seems to have a soothing and calming
effect on sick children who then went on to sleep
My wife tried it on herself when she had a very deep
constant and persistent cough a few weeks ago and it
worked 100%! She said it felt like a warm
blanket had enveloped her. Her coughing stopped in
minutes. So she went from; every few seconds
uncontrollable coughing to sleeping cough-free for
If you have grandchildren, pass this on.
If you end up sick, try it yourself and you will be
amazed at how it works.
DON'T SHUN THIS ONE. TRY IT THE NEXT
TIME YOU GET A BAD COLD.
THE ONLY THING YOU CAN LOSE IS YOUR COUGH...
PS- We use Vicks on the inside of the horses nostrils if we see they have
the sniffles. Repetitively speaking- coughing in animals, including
excessive hairballs in cats, is often a sign of worms. Yup, I chase the
horses all over the field- Vicks in one hand and Quest wormer in the other!
LOL but not kidding.
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