Those first tell-tale symptoms can start with a tickle in your throat, a runny nose, headaches, and feeling more tired than usual.1
Even if you can carry on as usual, you probably don’t want a cold sticking around. Luckily you can treat a cold at home with ease.
Mention you’ve got a cold and people will start offering you their ‘miracle’ remedies like lemon and ginger juices, onions in socks and acupuncture. As delicious as your nan’s chicken soup is, it’s unfortunately not proven to help stop a cold. Maybe you’ve tried a few of these and wondered if they really work, or you’ve got your own repertoire of remedies. Find out the truth about the myths.
Treating a cold at home is simple: