Home Remedies for Mumps

Home Remedies for Mumps

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Mumps is a viral infection that affects the parotid glands, which are a part of the salivary glands in front of and just blow the ears. Since they are caused from a viral infection, finding a cure for mumps is difficult and you typically have to simply allow the infection to run its course. However, there are some home remedies that can help with the symptoms of mumps. Claim Your 20 Free Pregnancy Tests – Click Here

For starters, making a paste from dry ginger and water can be helpful to treat mumps. It needs to be a thick paste and you will apply it to the area behind the ears that are swollen. This can help to reduce both the pain and the swelling that comes with the mumps.

Along with this, you can also rely on Aloe Vera juice and gel to relieve the symptoms. Rub the juice from an Aloe Vera leaf on the affected area to relieve pain and swelling. Ice packs are also helpful for this as well.

When you have the mumps, it is most important to make sure that you are getting an adequate amount of sleep. This will help you to heal and to eliminate pain caused by mumps. You can also take over the counter pain medication to help relieve the pain as well.

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Dr. Renee Hanton, MD
Dr. Renee Hanton, MD | ConceiveEasy
Dr. Renee Hanton is ConceiveEasy's Senior Physician with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility. Dr. Hanton specializes in the endocrine causes of infertility, such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)