Dr Oz: Chicken Soup Cold Remedy
Dr. Oz asked some his medical colleagues to share their favorite home remedies. Here is a list you might want to write down, just in case you need them in the future! Try Doctored Chicken Soup, Shower Soother Bars, and yogurt for sunburns.
‘Doctored’ Chicken Soup
Dr. Christopher Kelly says chicken soup helps to thin mucus and speed up the process by which it leaves the body. Dr. Kelly says he boosts the power of his chicken soup to fight a cold by adding a few key ingredients:
- Oregano for it’s bacteria-fighting properties
- Dark meat chicken because it contains more zinc than white meat
- A squeeze of lemon juice for a little added Vitamin C