Natural Ways to Treat Baby Cold Cough

How to cure the cough and cold problems of young children? Learn 5 Homemade Methods.These home remedies can be used to give relief to babies from colds.

Due to the changing weather, the problem of cold and cough may crop up in children. Children become very irritable when they have a cold cough. Due to this, they neither eat properly nor play. In such a situation, parents can take the help of some home remedies to cure the children. These methods will help in curing the problem of cough and cold in young children. Let us know about these home remedies.

Turmeric milk

Turmeric milk is very beneficial for the body. Turmeric milk can be given to children to give relief from cough and cold. Turmeric milk also helps strengthen the immunity of children's body. If children also have a cold, then turmeric milk can be given to children. Turmeric milk produces warmth in the body of children. Raw turmeric can also be used to make turmeric milk. But keep in mind whenever giving turmeric milk to the child. Keep the quantity small.


Steam helps in curing coughs and colds in children. A blocked nose can be taken care of by steam. Give steam to children once a day. Use caution when giving steam to children. Steam also helps to remove the phlegm accumulated in the chest.

Honey and Basil

Honey and Tulsi are very beneficial for children. By giving it, along with curing cough and cold, the immunity of the body also increases. To give honey and basil extract to children, extract the juice of two to three leaves of basil. Now mix basil extract in a spoon and mix it with a few drops of honey. Giving honey and basil also provides relief from coughing to the child.

Decoction with natural extracts 

A decoction is very beneficial for the body. Cinnamon, clove, ginger, and basil can be used to make a decoction for the child. All these things will help in giving relief to the child in the cold. Give only one to two teaspoons of the decoction to children.

Ajwain water

Ajwain water easily cures the problem of cough and cold in children. The antiviral properties present in ajwain help in getting rid of seasonal diseases. To give relief from cold and cold, give one to two spoons of carom seeds water to children.

All these remedies are for children above two years. Give medicine only on the advice of a doctor to children below two years of age who have cough and cold. If children are not getting better from cold and cold, then definitely see a doctor.

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Dr. Rati Parwani

Dr Rati Parwani is a Practising Professional BHMS Doctor having experience of 8 years in the medical field. Her approach towards each and every patient is the utmost professional with high standards of practice. She has nurtured her writing skills and proves it as an asset to her professionalism. She has experience in content writing and likes her writing ethical and scientific-based.

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