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33 Home Remedies For Cough

Coughing is the body’s way to clear the throat and airways. However, excessive coughing may be a symptom of an infection or a disease. Coughs could be dry or productive. A productive cough is the type of cough that brings out mucus or phlegm. A cough could be categorized into acute, subacute, or chronic. An …

19 Home Remedies For Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is a very contagious disease caused by the bacteria called  Bordetella pertussis. These bacteria attach themselves to the upper part of the respiratory system and release toxins there. Thus, causing damage and inflammation to the upper respiratory system. Pertussis is very contagious and could spread from human to human. …