Six Home Remedies For Bacterial Infections


Bacterial infections are usually treated with antibiotics, while there are some simple and effective remedies that can be used for treating bacterial infections of the body. Following are some natural remedies you can try at home to cure the infections:

1. Probiotics

Probiotics help to strength the immunity system by increasing the amount of good bacteria and reducing the functioning of the bad ones. Probiotics are best for treating several infections, including urinary tract infections, bacterial skin infections and stomach infections. The recommended way to attain this is to take 2 cups of fresh yogurt daily to kill the bad bacteria.

2. Ginger

Ginger heats up the body and encourages blood circulation, to reduce the action of bacteria. It’s normally used to treat respiratory and stomach infections. Take ginger tea 3 times a day to prevent infections of the body.

3. Baking Soda

Baking soda helps in regulating the pH balance of the skin and body and hence a great treatment for many bacterial infections of the skin, intestinal tract, respiratory infections. Half a teaspoon of baking soda can be consumed along with a glass of water for treating stomach infections and respiratory infections.

4. Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is popular with its anti-bacteria and anti-inflammatory properties, it works great for cooling the body and increasing the immunity, especially effective in treating bacterial skin infections. You can get its super benefits by applying aloe gel on the affected area.

5. Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar can help treat the bacterial infections by maintaining the PH balance and preventing bacterial action from sustaining in the infected areas. Apple cider vinegar can be applied directly on the skin. For the internal infections, mix a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar with a cup of water and drink it.

6. Garlic

It’s recommended to take 4-5 cloves of raw garlic every day, as garlic works great to fight bacterial infections of skin, respiratory, digestive and urinary tract.

Garlic tea is a good choice too. Take 3 cloves of garlic and cut in half, add them into boiling water and add 1/4 cup of honey, 1/4 cup of lemon juice, strain, and drink 3 times a day, 1/2 cup every time.


Heidi Kristoffer
I am Heidi Kristoffer, as an expert on natural health and holistic medicine, I am willing to help people live happier capable lives by sharing my health opinions with others. I am good at writing topics such as: medicine, natural remedies, foods and mental health. I think living a simple and healthy life, including eating healthy, exercising regularly and positively thinking, is the best medicine.