Mumps:

 

• Mumps is a viral infection

• It is a highly contagious condition

 

Symptoms to look for:

 

• Swelling of neck, throat and cheeks

• Loss of appetite

• Painful swallowing

 

Causes:

 

• The infection usually spreads through saliva

• This infection may pass through patient's:

   o Cough and sneeze

   o Utensils and food

 

Natural home remedy using ginger:

 

1. Make thick ginger paste

2. Apply on swollen area

3. This reduces pain and swelling

 

Natural home remedy using aloe vera:

 

1. De-thorn and remove outer skin of 1-2 aloe vera leaves

2. Extract gel from inside

3. Apply this gel on the inflamed area

 

Natural home remedy using asparagus and fenugreek:

 

1. Take 3 tsp asparagus powder

2. Add 3 tsp fenugreek powder

3. Add water to make a thick paste

4. Mix well

5. Apply on the swollen area