Basil Tea For Cough and Headaches

How many of you love basil and use it in making foods? Do you know that basil can also be used as a remedy for curing headaches, upset stomachs, sore throats and coughs? Here is how you prepare it for a remedy:

1 cup of boiling water

2 teaspoons of dry basil or 4 teaspoons of fresh and finely chopped leaves.


Cover with a lid and let it rest for 20 minutes. Drink it throughout the day in little sips every once in a while. For cough, add a little honey to it. It really works