How to get rid of mucus. How to Get Rid of Phlegm.
Get Rid of Mucus in Your Chest. Food choice plays an important role in the build-up and break-down of mucus. Here are 8 foods that flush mucus from your body.
Honey is well-known to be a natural solution to help with excess mucus and phlegm or sore throats. Studies show that honey can thin the mucus build-up that blocks the breathing passage by soothes your throat. Mix a tablespoon of honey into a glass of lukewarm water and drink it.
Capsaicin is a compound in cayenne pepper, which helps in eliminating the excess mucus. Ginger helps ease chest congestion by clear out excess mucus. Ginger stimulates blood circulation in the respiratory system. Perhaps one of the most cleansing fruits out there cucumbers. Onions are known for their antibacterial properties, which can help in dealing with excess mucus. Squash a tablespoon of the chopped onions and mix with half a tablespoon of honey.
Drink this onion-honey mixture at least 2 to 3 times daily. Apples’ vitamin C and fibre is known as pectin are what make them such a star at relieving mucus build-up in the body.
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