Cold and Cough Compress

Use this old remedy overnight to relieve congestion and coughs.

 

1/2 cup olive oil

1/2 cup camphor (available in most pharmacies and health food stores)

1/2 vinegar

 

1. Place all of the ingredients in a medium-sized bowl, and stir to combine

2. To use, soak a piece of clean woolen cloth in the mixture and wring it out gently, leaving the cloth thoroughly saturated.  Apply the compress to the chest, cover the wet cloth with a dry piece of wool to keep it in place. Leave on overnight.