In these days, various diseases and accidents have occurred frequently as the weather gets cold. For that reason, let's find our what ways Koreans have been used to keep their health in winter time from old days.
-Common Cold / Flu
green onions with some sugar, pears with honey, or they drink cinnamon tea and ginger tea, either.
Above this, Koreans drink ground white radishes or eat 5-6 of uncooked garlic at each meal.
ginger tea regularly or wearing a piece of green onion like a patch on your nose. It sounds a little bit silly, but it works to the symptoms of rhinitis!
When your nose is stopped up because of rhinitis, sunk in salt water using straw and spit it put. You surely feel better temporarily.
teabags of green tea and hardwood charcoal for bath preparation not only prevents bacterial infection on your skin, but it also stop the itching.
In addition, eating mung-bean gruel helps to ease off the atopic dermatitis.
-High Blood Pressure
soybeans in vinegar are known for working on reducing blood pressure. Because lecithin in soybeans and amino acid in vinegar prevent sclerosis of the ateries.
The tea made of persimmon leaves works on reducing blood pressure as well.