Baking soda is one of the most effective and cheap remedies. It can combat common cold and cancer. You can use it for oral hygiene, deodorants etc.

One of the products in your own homemade pharmacy should be baking soda. Some of the health benefits include prevention of diarrhea, acidity, drug intoxication, metabolic acidosis and peptic ulcer.

It has many antipruritic properties and it can keep your skin healthy and glowing. You can use it to remove plague and colds.

It contains sodium and can prevent hyperkalemia, kidney stones and bladder infections. In this article you can read how to use baking soda, and we are sure that you haven’t heard about all of them.

Old cures

• If you want to relieve muscle pain after a hard workout you should drink baking soda.

• If you want to destroy nail fungus and remove grime just apply a little bit of baking soda on a nail brush and scrub you nails.

• Combine 3 tablespoons of baking soda, 1 teaspoon of salt, peppermint essential oil and a little bit of water. Then soak them for approximately 20 minutes and the itching, odor and soreness will be relieved.

• If you want fresh breath just gargle a little bit of baking soda.

• You can brush your teeth with baking soda, just add a little bit on your tooth brush. It is one of the best ways to whiten your teeth.

• You can reduce acne, dead skin and excess facial oil by using a scrub made of baking soda. Combine 1 teaspoon of baking soda, with 1 teaspoon of water and then rub your face. You can relieve insects bites, bee stings, itching from sumac, oak and poison ivy.

Combine baking soda with water – the perfect paste for stings. You can make a paste of water and baking soda in order to canker herpes and sores lesions. It will dry them in no time.

Homemade recipe for acidity

If you want to reduce acid reflux you should make alkaline environment in your organism. You should combine ¼ to ½ teaspoons of baking soda along with 2 tbsp. of freshly squeezed lemon juice. If you want instead of lemon juice you can add apple cider vinegar. Remember to use a tall glass because it will fizz and foam. Wait for the foam to settle and then add 230 ml. of water and drink the mixture. This drink will neutralize your pH, protect stomach acid and reduce acidosis.

Addition homemade recipes using baking soda

There is connection between baking soda and cancer treatment. Dr. Mark Simoncini claims that diabetes, fungal infections and cancer may be prevented by drinking a mixture of molasses and baking soda.

• If you want to get rid of oral thrush just gargle a mixture of water and baking soda.
• If you want to treat UTI, you should drink a combination of 230 ml. of water with ½ teaspoon of baking soda, two times daily.
• If you want to reduce the symptoms of thrombosis you should combine lemon juice or apple cider vinegar with baking soda.
• You can get rid of Candida yeast by douching with a mixture of warm water and 1 teaspoon of baking soda. The itching will stop.


Remember that every recipe that includes baking soda is not recommended for children under the age of 5 or pregnant women.

You should also be careful while using baking soda along with other prescribed medications. You should consult with a doctor before starting any treatment.

Always dissolve baking soda before using. Never use it in powdered form.

If you try to avoid sodium then you should not be using baking soda because it can drain minerals and vitamins from your organism. Never use baking soda treatments longer than 2 weeks. Consult with your GP.