Home Remedies

Not feeling well? Learn about home remedies for a cough, cold and more to jump start your recovery.

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53 Old-Time Home Remedies We’ve Forgotten—But Need to Bring Back ASAP

These home remedies have fallen out of fashion. We asked medical experts which ones we'd be wise to rediscover.

14 Medicinal Herbs You Can Grow

Here's an A to Z guide to medicinal herbs that may help relieve common ailments like indigestion, stress, anxiety, sunburn,...


13 Home Remedies for Summer’s Annoying Problems

How home cures like vinegar, aloe vera, and mouthwash soothe sunburn, blisters, and athlete's foot.


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5 Proven Natural Remedies for Car and Motion Sickness

These natural remedies will help you alleviate nausea and dizziness on your next car trip or cruise.


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6 Spicy Health Benefits of Cayenne Pepper

It's best known for its bite, but the benefits of cayenne pepper may include relieving arthritis, aiding digestion, and more.

11 Things You Need to Know Before Buying Essential Oils

Essential oils have been used for thousands of years as a natural medicinal to cure. But how do you know...


8 Home Remedies for Restless Legs Syndrome Worth Trying

If you suffer from uncomfortable sensations in your legs, consider these drug-free treatments.


7 Earache Remedies—and Which Ones Are Worth Trying

It's often a health mystery...why does your ear hurt? What's causing it? And, most importantly, how do you stop the...


14 DIY Home-Health Tests That Could Save Your Life (and Take Just Seconds)

Take charge of your health with these simple, easy tests that could uncover serious problems. No health insurance or blood...


7 Cinnamon Oil Health Benefits That May Surprise You

You may be surprised to learn that the health benefits of cinnamon oil are so plentiful. This natural oil could...


13 Powerful Uses and Benefits of Castor Oil You Never Knew About

Castor oil is something you probably associate with a remedy your grandparents used for constipation. But this tasteless and odorless...


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9 Surprising Uses for Epsom Salts You’ve Probably Never Thought Of

Epsom salts have been a staple for creating a soothing bath to wash away aches and pains. But there's much...


Homeopathy Definition: A Guide to This Ancient Alternative Medical Practice

The term "homeopathy" gets tossed around quite a bit in integrative medicine circles, but what does it really mean and...

How to Stop Yawning When You’re Way Too Tired

During an important conversation or meeting, letting out a big yawn (or two or three) can make you look bored...


4 Natural Remedies to Try If You’re Experiencing Peripheral Neuropathy

If you're among the more than 20 million Americans who suffer from this kind of nerve damage, you may want...


11 Surprising Beauty Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar We Bet You Didn’t Know About

You likely associate apple cider vinegar with the kitchen, but this natural wonder also deserves a spot on your vanity....


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12 Trusted Home Remedies That Will Only Make You Worse

Natural doesn't always equal safe when it comes to your body.


Cold Feet and Hands? 7 Tips to Keep Them Warm

Cold hands, warm heart, right? Who cares. When your fingers or toes are freezing, you just want to warm them...


10 Ways to Use Baking Soda as a Beauty Treatment

This pantry staple comes out of the kitchen to perform everyday beauty miracles, whitening teeth, deep-cleaning hair, softening skin, and...


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8 Natural and Home Cough Remedies for Kids Every Parent Should Know

To get your child cough-free (and the family back to a normal sleep routine), check out these home remedies for...


Nature’s Antibiotics: 17 Remedies With Germ-Killing Properties

Centuries before the 1928 discovery of penicillin, people around the world used natural remedies to beat infections. Now researchers are...

14 Healthy Home Remedies in Your Spice Rack

Find out which herbs and spices help naturally cure acne, constipation, canker sores, dandruff, and more with these tips and...


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15 Harmless Folk Remedies Worth a Try

Some of these home remedies are pretty strange but they may be worth it.


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7 Cold Water Remedies

1. Cold Water for Stress Relief Bnet.com blogger Penelope Trunk suggests if you’re struggling with procrastination or nervous energy, you