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What is the cure for asthma? Soup, of course!

MEDICINE is a modern miracle, but everyone knows that soup is better. It may seem odd to compare the two, but the two will now be in direct competition as bowls of gloopy vegetables are being investigated as a solution to childhood asthma.

Presumably, you won’t have to fire it into your throat with an inhaler (saying that, that sounds like it’d be much more fun that slurping it from a spoon).

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Posted: 6th, September 2012 | In: Reviews | Comment

The Bathini Goud family cure asthma with herbs and live sardines – photos

HAVE you met the Gouds? They’re the Indian family who administer fish medicine” to asthma patients in India. The Bathini Goud family created a therapy – a secret formula of herbs, handed down by generations only to family members – that involves inserting herbs into the mouth of a live sardine or murrel fish and shoving it down the patient’s throat. Can’t fail…

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Posted: 8th, June 2012 | In: Strange But True | Comments (3)