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Boullion Water When I am Sick and Need Chicken Soup

Updated on February 28, 2020
Boullion water. 2 cubes. boiled water. drink.
Boullion water. 2 cubes. boiled water. drink.

Chicken soup is high on the list of home remedies for a cold or stuffed up nose. Chicken boullion suffices for a quick medication.

It's warm, it's salty. It steams your mucous filled passages. Be ready with a hanky and blow those bad germs from your nose.

Microwavable cup
Microwavable cup
Chicken boullion
Chicken boullion
2 cubes
2 cubes
Need to unwrap, like Christmas present
Need to unwrap, like Christmas present
Put in glass measuring cup, add 1/2 cup water
Put in glass measuring cup, add 1/2 cup water
Watch out for boil ups
Watch out for boil ups
Microwave
Microwave
Microwave
Microwave
Cubes melted
Cubes melted
Run tap water until very hot
Run tap water until very hot
Put boiled boullion in mug
Put boiled boullion in mug
Add hot water to boiled boullion
Add hot water to boiled boullion
Fill
Fill

I am Not Offering Medical Advice

Shall we discuss mucous color while we are at it? I'd rather not, but, when I have a cold, I usually self check to see if I am running a fever. I think a fever means that your body is fighting an infection by killing it with heat. You may need a doctors intervention as well.

So, if you don't have a fever, you probably have a virus, which, unfortunately, needs to run its course. So, meanwhile, you'll need to help it along and use whatever means to control the flow of mucous.

As to mucous color, I believe that clear is the target color. Lots of clear, as in drippy nose, means you have something stuck somewhere that your mucous is trying to dislodge and remove.

Yellow means that your mucous is fighting and dying. It means it is working. Just blow and remove. Sometimes its very thick and chunky.

Green means allergies, or if it persists, sinus infection.

Blood in your mucous means that you have a mean bug. Go to your doctor to determine what you actually need.


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