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Actually, you room not the an initial person I have actually heard this from. My father-in-law has actually told us around this numerous times. I don"t think the ingredient he is talking around eating is the specific same stuff us buy in the stores today, yet it can be. You understand a many the older folks from that day wherein illiterate, so they might not have been able to read the warnings ~ above the labels (if there were any). It is by the pure elegant of God that any type of of the bad bast
rds survived...LOLHe additionally told me the wrapping your feet in rags wet in kerosene would cure colds too. Supposedly someone forgot come tell him the kerosene is combustible. Mine cousin called me that his mom used to rub that vick"s vapor rub on his feet and also put socks ~ above him prior to bed as soon as he to be sick. Probably there is something to several of these old cures. I surely am no going to eat vick"s vapor rub or wrap mine feet in kerosene, however I would likely be open to trying several of the other one I have actually heard about...
it is the very same stuff, at the very least that"s what my friend"s mother used to offer him. He speak the story every time someone opens the bottle or as soon as i"m sick he tells me to do it. Ya right,
I still placed eucalyptus or noþeles menthol ~ above my kids feet v socks as soon as they space sick together babies. The helps.
Yuck. The made me desire to throw up just reading that. Was the mom dumb or to be she trying to poison her kids. Ns think the entirety external usage comes with common sense on that project. I feel sorry because that the kids.
Actually I have seen one who does eat yet not a spoonful. In the office ns saw and also heard that they saw among their OJTs eating prefer a snack nibbling and consuming choose a snack
. When asked why’d the doing it. He simply replied the feels well when he eats it.
My mommy ate the stuff and also swore by it because that years. Finally persuaded her to begin taking multi-vitamins and also the urge for her to eat it went away. I have heard of human being eating dirt if your body is deficient in some mineral...is there something in Vicks that might fill a body"s require for some type of mineral.
I"ve heard the people applying it to your feet at night, It"s ment to be really benifical, yet eating it....as other human being said YUCK.
It reminds me the the movie “My big Fat Greek Wedding” where the Greek father believes everything can it is in cured through spraying Windex (glass cleaner) top top it. Hahahaha.
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Vicks vapor rub provided to it is in my mother"s go-to assist for the whole famiky for things choose colds and headache, sometimes even pain in the earlier and chest led to by colds. Yes human being found other provides for it however all regarded cold or sinusitis. Like once my mommy cant sleep bec that headache because of cold she applies some to she eyelids and she has obtained used to it cos she has been doing the for years now when she i do not know sleep she looks for vicks. As soon as the inhaler was not yet invented, human being such together my mother currently are making use of vicks in the very same effect. When i was a small kid and also sick through colds, and i i do not know breathe due to thick mucus and phleghm we mix vicks vapor rub in the boiling water and also they do me breathe the steam. Ns never eaten it directly however have tasted it that way, and by putting the ointment far deep in mine nosetrils.