You will need
- - vinegar;
- - soft fabric.
To reduce the temperature need only when it gets above 38 degrees. Otherwise, the virus will multiply. If you are able to transfer heat, be patient and allow the organism to cope with infection. Thus, you not only heal, but also strengthen the immune system.
In folk medicine, there are many ways to get rid of temperature without drugs. The best and most effective is rubbing with vinegar. Prepare a 9% vinegar (just vinegar, not essence), water and a soft cotton cloth. You can use a small Terry towel. As for the vinegar, prefer Apple or grape. Dissolve in 500 ml of warm boiled water a tablespoon of vinegar. Keep in mind that water temperature should be 30 to 40 degrees. Soak the cloth in solution, wring out the water did not spread, and begin the procedure.
Lay a sheet of thick fabric, so as not to wet the bed, lay the patient on to the bed, undress and start the procedure. Remember that the solution in any case can not be rubbed into the skin. Use light stroking movements downwards. Start wiping from the chest. Go to the back. Wipe arms, legs, collar area, shoulders, wrists, hollows under the knees, armpits and crook of the elbows. Periodically soak the towel in the solution and press it. After completing the procedure, remove the sheet, slide the patient on the pajamas and wrap it so it sweated out well. When people sweat, change his bed, change their clothes and cover him with a warm blanket. In most cases, improvement occurs after the first procedure.
To enhance the effect of the solution is to add 1-2 teaspoons of sea salt, provided that the patient not allergic to wheat. Otherwise, possible skin redness and itching.
If the body temperature exceeds 39 degrees, along with the rubbing, use cold compresses. Dissolve in a glass of cold water (15-17 degrees) dessert spoon of vinegar. Dampen a small Terry towel in solution, wring out and put the patient on the forehead. When the compress becomes warm, soak it in the solution and repeat the procedure.
Advice 2 : How to dilute the vinegar with water
Acetic essence – a very practical purchase. Highly concentrated solution is best stored, besides it can always be diluted in the proportions required in each case. To prepare the solution for wiping or vinegar for the sauce, essence should be diluted with water.
You will need
- concentrated vinegar;
- - boiled or bottled drinking water;
- - scoop;
- - utensils for mixing;
- - a bottle with a tight lid.
Please note that acetic acid is different concentration. By purchasing a bottle, look on the label information about it. Most often, the sale occurs seventy - and eighty per cents one acid.
Further actions depend on what solution you need. For culinary purposes often use the three percent, six percent, vosmitonny solution. To obtain the desired concentration, calculate how many parts of water will require one part vinegar. Divide the number denoting the percentage of vinegar in the number corresponding to the desired percentage and rounded the resulting number. It will mean the required number of parts of water. For example, to semidesyatiletnego essences to a three-percent vinegar, 70 divide by 3. Will 23,3 – so for making a three-percent vinegar should take 23 parts water to 1 part concentrate semidesyatiletnego.
Dilute the vinegar with cold boiled or bottled drinking water. In a clean bowl pour the right amount of water, add acetic acid and mix. The solution is ready. It can be stored, the overflow into a bottle with a tight-fitting lid or stopper.
If, according to the recipe, you need six percent vinegar, and you have just already diluted three percent, increase the dose by half, for example, adding dish with two teaspoons of three-percent vinegar instead of one six percent.
If you plan to do a vinegar compresses or rubbing, take the three percent or six percent solution. Wiping children a three-percent vinegar can be diluted even more by adding one part solution of water. Soak in a solution of towel and proceed to the grinding. Diluted vinegar relieves fever and soothes headaches.