Sowing tulsi or holy basil seeds just under the surface of the soil or in a small pot at home can prove to be quite beneficial. Black basil leaves are proved to be very beneficial in treating respiratory disorders, cold, allergies, influenza and dreadful diseases such as dengue fever and swine flue which can claim your life. You might definitely want to know how to stay away from such diseases and also find an alternative to medicines free of cost.
Decoction of natural herbs such as basil leaves can prove to be effective as it is prophyllactic against epidemics such as cholera, influenza and malaria. Health related diseases such as bronchitis, skin diseases and diarrhea are commonly seen in people of both sexes across the world. When these seeds are mixed in water or milk it can serve as a decongestant, antioxidant and relieve your respiratory problems. This is precisely why ayurvedic medicines make use of holy basil leaves to cure problems related to low energy, diarrhea, vomiting etc.
Statistics reveal that 5% of Dengue hemorrhagic fever is proved to be fatal. Dengue fever is characterized by chills, headache, pain upon moving the eyes, joint pain and low backache. One can see a quick rise in temperature which can be as high as 104Â° F (40Â° C). Basil leaves boiled in water can help relieve your soar throat problems and having them along with ginger and honey can bring down your temperature. Your palms and soles may get bright red and swollen. You may even see rashes all over your body which can be brought down by mere application of the paste prepared by grinding clean basil leaves.
Similarly swine flu is characterized by fever, soar throat, cold, running nose, lower back pain, vomiting and head ache. All of these symptoms can be reduced and gradually alleviated too. Holy basil leaf not only helps reduce the symptoms but it can also prevent you from falling prey to such fatal diseases.
Ginger and honey used in combination with basil can prove very effective in building up immunity and in treating cold related allergies. Arrest the symptoms of diseases if you are suffering from one and prevent them from bothering you in future. Stay relaxed and have few leaves of basil every day to keep your self free from any diseases. Holy basil leaves have a sea of benefits, consider planting one at home right away. Stay away from oral tablets and topical medicines!