By: Dr. Daniel Gleason DC, E. Bozik
Sore throat? Nausea? Migraine? We've got you covered. The Natural First Aid Kit is a "must have" for every healthy home. Family friendly, natural remedies for everything from bugs bites to the common cold.
Support your immune system when you need it most. Keep important staples such as vitamin D, vitamin C, zinc, colostrum, and natural antioxidants on hand in pre-made packets. Uses: common cold, flu, viruses.
Naturally control allergy symptoms with Quercetin, Stinging Nettles, and raw local honey. Quercetin is a bioflavonoid found in certain vegetables which helps stabilize the release of histamine in the body. Stinging Nettles (a medicinal flowering plant) controls histamines while also providing benefits to skin, bone, and urinary health. Raw local honey allows the body to build a natural tolerance to seasonal allergens while supporting overall immune health.
Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV)
Raw, unfiltered, organic apple cider vinegar (with “the mother”) is packed with beneficial bacteria and enzymes. Uses: indigestion, heart burn, stomach flu, mild food poisoning, detoxification, common cold, cough, sore throat, seasonal allergies, acne, warts.
Oil of oregano is a powerful anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, antiviral, and antioxidant. Oregano oil is often used as a natural alternative to conventional antibiotics. Uses: Common cold, indigestion, gingivitis, candida, athlete’s foot, bacterial infections, fungal infections, parasites, viruses.
Ginger root is a powerful anti inflammatory which supports digestive health, reduces symptoms of nausea and provides natural pain relief. Uses: nausea, motion sickness, morning sickness, vertigo, indigestion, arthritis, menstrual cramps.
Colloidal silver is a broad-spectrum antimicrobial, anti-fungal, and antiviral. It may be used topically to treat cuts, scrapes, burns, acne, athlete’s foot, ringworm, and more. Colloidal Silver may be used orally to treat viruses, infections, common cold, flu, and pneumonia.
A warm Epsom salt bath can ease sore muscles, reduce swelling, and soothe itchy skin. Taken orally, Epsom salt naturally relieves constipation and replenishes the body with beneficial magnesium. Uses: muscle pain, sprains, sunburn, bug bites, constipation, detoxification.
Heat therapy (including heating pads, bottles, packs, creams) enhances circulation and encourages nutrients to move into joints and muscles. Heat works best for soreness, tiredness, or stiffness- Increasing blood flow, relaxing muscles, and providing natural pain relief. Uses: injuries, muscle pain, muscle spasms, stiffness, menstrual cramps, arthritis.
Cold therapy (cryotherapy) restricts blood vessels, slows circulation, and reduces inflammation. Cold also numbs nerve endings providing natural pain relief. Cold works best for acute pain and injuries. Uses: injuries, sprains, tendonitis.
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