SYN: Sore throat
from Hydrothermic Remedies...
If no better in 24 hours with treatment consult a doctor.
- Take a little salt and let it dissolve in your mouth. This is often enough to abort a sore throat in the early stages.
- Gargles - very hot salt water Alternated with cold charcoal water every 4 hours
- Alternate Compress to neck
- Alternate Shower
- Throat Compress at night.
- Steam Inhalation 5min every hour
from Dr GK Abbott's Prescriptions...
- large Fomentations to throat, coming up under jaw and back to ears and over upper chest
If fever: mild Diaphoretics
- Hot Foot Bath with Fomentations as above or
- Electric Light Bath
- Hot Foot Bath with Scotch Compress to throat concluded with:
Strep throat or in Influenzal Pneumonia :