Salt Water Gargle for Scratchy Throat
Salt pulls fluids from throat tissues, helping flush germs out. Its therapeutic effect soothes and relieves.
Exciting medical research found that regular water gargling may be effective in preventing upper respiratory infections among healthy people.+ Read More
A salt water rinse increases the healthy pH balance in your mouth, making it difficult for bacteria to survive. It also fights off germs after minor dental surgery and helps soothe a toothache.+ Read More
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For centuries, salt has been known for its healing properties. It can naturally sooth the throat, cleanse the mouth, and help control bad breath.
Yes, the Mayo Clinic and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) both recommend a salt water rinse to help relieve discomfort in the throat. Dentists also advise regular salt water rinses for oral health.
The purpose of gargling is to sooth and cleanse the throat. After gargling you spit the rinse into the sink. However, if you do swallow some, it’s perfectly safe.
For preventative care, gargle once a day for 30 seconds and then swish the rinse around your teeth and gums. To relieve an irritated throat, every few hours as needed for comfort.