Friday, November 18, 2011
Traditional Medicine to treat cough with phlegm for Baby
Traditional medicine for cough with phlegm in babies is better than cough medicine or other modern medical care. Honey useful relief and heal the wounds of the throat. "A lot of parents who participated in this study. And they say what our grandmothers recommended always been true, "said Head of Research Team of the University's College of Medicine, State of Pennsylvania, Dr. Ian Paul. The results of this study will be published in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine this month.
U.S. federal health council recently issued a warning to not use drugs cough and flu for children under 6 years of age. In addition, some medicines for infants pulled from the market.
A total of three pediatricians who also participated in this study suggest that parents use traditional medicine like this honey. However, honey should not be given to children under the age of 1 year because it can cause serious food poisoning.
In this study involving 105 children who suffer from respiratory infections from a clinic in Pennsylvania. Parents are given a paper bag with the dosage instructions on dalammnya. Some parents do not get a special dose records, some of the other instructions given dose for cold medicines containing honey-flavored dextromethorphan in accordance with the age of the child. Some others use a certain dose of honey.
Then, parents were asked to monitor the child's sleep and cough that is, once before and after. The average child is suffering from symptoms of respiratory infection on a scale of 7. After research of health conditions of all children to be better. However, children who diminumi honey to achieve better development.
"Give a little dose of they will get better," said Pat Jackson Allen, a professor at the University School of Nursing, Yale.
The research was funded by the National Honey Board, an industry didiriakan United States Department of Agriculture. "But this council did not interfere on the study design, data and results," said Paul.
So it's obvious that honey is a traditional remedy for cough with phlegm in infants and proven to cure a wide range including cough cough with phlegm. From now on you do not have to worry anymore if your child is coughing. Simply by giving him a tablespoon of honey cough then immediately disappear.