Salt, Pepper and Lemons – Natural Ingredients Which Can Treat These 10 Medical Problems Better Than Medications!

The three ingredients which are most commonly used in the kitchen are lemons, salt and pepper. These ingredients are not used only for flavoring the food but also for treating different medical problems.

They are present in every home and used every day. Besides the fact that they are cheap and affordable for everyone they have a lot of beneficial properties.

These ingredients can be used for the treatment and elimination of some very serious medical disorders.

They are very beneficial for:


Gallstones are formed in the gallbladder as a result of accumulation of digested fluids. They can block the digestion and can be very painful. Usually gallstones are removed with surgery. Luckily there is a natural way to eliminate them. All you need is 1 part lemon, 1 pepper and 3 parts of olive oil.

Cold and flu

For eliminating cold or flu the best natural remedy is made with just one ingredient and that is the lemon. The preparation of this remedy is very easy and very efficient. Put ½ a lemon, including the pulp and peel in 1 cup of hot, boiling water and leave it for 10 minutes to soak. Afterwards take the lemon out and add some honey if you want. With this remedy you can treat colds and flu.


If you feel nauseas you can put 1 tablespoon of lemon and 1 teaspoon of pepper in a glass of warm water and drink it. The lemon will stop the feeling of nausea and the black pepper will sooth the stomach.

Asthma attacks

For reducing asthma symptoms take on a daily basis this remedy. Boil some water and put 15 basil leaves, 10 grains of pepper and 2 clove buds.  Mix all the ingredients well and leave the mixture to boil for 15 minutes. Strain the mixture and put it in a glass container with a lid on. If you like you can add some honey for sweeter taste and let it cool down.

Sore throat

For sore throat mix in 1 glass of warm water ½ teaspoon black pepper, 1 teaspoon salt and 1 tablespoon lemon juice and gargle to sooth the throat.


Add 1 tablespoon of pink Himalayan salt in some warm water and gargle. This will eliminate bacteria and help with the healing of the sores.

Tooth pain

Mix some olive oil and ½ teaspoon ground pepper and put it on the aching tooth.

Weight loss

This remedy will boost your metabolism and help you lose weight.  In a glass of warm water mix ¼ tablespoon ground pepper, 2 tablespoons lemon juice and 1 tablespoon honey.  In the process of losing weight lemons are very important and helpful because they contain polyphenols which boosts the metabolism and prevent from gaining weight. Also this compound regulates the levels of insulin in the body.

Stuffy nose

To unclog the nose make this mixture and just smell. This will stimulate sneezing. Mix some cardamom, pepper, cumin and cinnamon


For stopping nosebleeds instantly soak a cotton ball in lemon juice and put it in the bleeding nostril. To prevent nausea and the blood to go in the throat tilt the head.

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