Laid up at home

Discussion in 'Manflu Corner' started by holywell farmer, Apr 11, 2018.

  1. feel rough, tired and chesty cough any quick fixes to get cured ?
  2. Badshot

    Badshot Member

  3. Cheers
  4. Lili

    Lili Member

    Plenty of fluids (non alcoholic) and sleep. Apparently Vick vapour rub on the bottom of your feet is good for a cough at night if you can stand the smell Hope you feel better soon
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  5. Got water to drink,
  6. Henarar

    Henarar Member

    ZumerZet Somerset
    pint of hot cider and ginger drink it down and go to bed get down under the covers and sweat it out (y)

    good luck with that :sick:
  7. I stick with lemon sip
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  8. Go see how feel tomorrow if return to work,
  9. Renaultman

    Renaultman Member

    Whisky and bitter lemon, in separate glasses, and sleep.
  10. R tea

    R tea Member

    You seriously off work ill with a cough???
  11. General-Lee

    General-Lee Member

    And you could be jumper off sunning yourself on the dumper this afternoon!
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  12. Still Farming

    Still Farming Member

    Glamorgan Wales
    Give up farming ?
    Hope better .
  13. Princess Pooper

    East Mids
    There is no quick fix, but, seriously, best bet is rest and fluids. None of us normally take enough time off and then it takes us weeks to get over it. I had one of these cold/sore throat viruses and I'm still exhausted and coughing 7 weeks later and that is despite taking it easy for 2 weeks on light duties as I had my cataract done as well. And no it hasn't become bacterial. I had to see my rheumy on a routine appointment a full month after my virus started and in the letter to my GP she said 'this lady is clearly struggling with a virus and should try to take it easy for a fortnight.' Some chance in another 2 weeks off!!
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  14. But it's raining here in Wales, @General-Lee :rolleyes::cry::banghead::yuck::poop::wideyed::hungover::depressed::shifty:(n):unsure::(:eek::dead::D
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  15. Still Farming

    Still Farming Member

    Glamorgan Wales
    Damp the dust .
  16. Feeling better
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  17. phillipe

    phillipe Member

    Get up get out in the fresh air ,
  18. Henarar

    Henarar Member

    ZumerZet Somerset
    hot cider done the job then (y)
    you wait till you go for a sh..:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
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  19. Yep

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