Ok so the start of the new year was the start of a cold for me!! I don't like being sick, and I'm not fond of taking medicine so I was looking for any and all natural remedies that might shorten my "sick time". Now there's no cure for the common cold but there are some things that will shorten it's existence in your body. Check out this link from the Mayo Clinic for what works and what doesn't!
Cold remedies: What works, what doesn't, what can't hurt - Mayo Clinic