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Article imageTerry Graedon - March 14, 2024
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You Can Make Your Own Natural Cough Syrup with Thyme

Thyme is rich in thymol, a compound that can help ease coughs. Use it to make your own natural cough syrup.

Joe Graedon - March 4, 2024

Doctor Says Vicks on the Feet Calms Night Cough: Not a Placebo!

Joe Graedon - February 15, 2024

Is Phenylephrine a Worthless Decongestant? FDA’s Dilemma!

Joe Graedon - February 12, 2024

Reader Spanks Us Over Phenylephrine Decongestant!

Terry Graedon - January 11, 2024

Show 1369: What to Do If You Catch the Flu

Joe Graedon - January 3, 2024

Will You Catch Flu, RSV, COVID or Strep this Winter?

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Terry Graedon - January 1, 2024

How to Make Onion Syrup for a Cough

Some readers like to make onion syrup when they have a cough. This home remedy seems to help calm a cough with minimal side effects.

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Terry Graedon - November 27, 2023

How Can You Find Terpin Hydrate Cough Medicine?

Terpin hydrate cough medicine is not found in regular drugstores, but a compounding pharmacy can make some for you.