Outside it is warm and beautiful but we run our noses and sneeze. Respiratory viruses, colds are everywhere.
You could go to the doctor, follow his advice, and drink tea at home. For example, thyme is famous for its antifungal properties, being successfully used against cough, cold and fever. Moreover, being rich in vitamins and minerals, it is also used to relieve gastrointestinal disorders, headaches, fight spring asthenia and decrease the level of stress in the body.
Here is why it is advisable to drink thyme tea:
It is a true anti-inflammatory so if you apply warm tea compresses on the affected area, it can improve sprains, dislocations, muscular stretches.
It has antifungal effect, being successfully used for infections located in the kidney or bladder. It is also good for eczema on the skin.
Thyme tea can relieve stomach aches, burns, indigestion and irritable bowel syndrome.
There are studies that show that thyme contributes to increased immunity, but it is also a real adjunct against intestinal infections.
The consumption of thyme tea can improve the functioning of the liver and kidneys at optimum levels
Thyme tea is an exceptional antiseptic agent. There are studies that have shown that it contains volatile oils like thymol and carvacol effective in treating fungal infections. In addition, a lot of toothpastes contain these ingredients as well as mouth water because they are meant to protect against gingivitis but also fight against the bacterial plaque.
At the same time, thyme tea contains vitamins and minerals essential for the proper functioning of the body. Specifically, thyme contains vitamins A, C, B but also iron, calcium, magnesium, manganese, potassium, zinc. With dietary fiber it can contribute to the proper functioning of the digestive system. Moreover, fibers are essential for lowering bad cholesterol – LDL and stimulating the growth of good – HDL. Last but not least, fiber is an important prebiotic that helps maintain intestinal flora.