Winter is all about comfort food and warming meals to make you feel good. We’ve rounded up our favourite flu fighting recipes to help you recharge and stay healthy through the cold months.
These flu fighting recipes are packed with natural herbs and spices, loads of fruit and veggies and key ingredients known to keep the doctor away.
Is bone broth healthy?
Does turmeric boost the immune system?
How does ginger help your body?
A 2011 study by The Journal of Microbiology and Antimicrobials found that ginger root and plant extracts could actually fight certain strains of bacteria. They were more effective, in some cases, than the antibiotics used in the study. Try out our recipe for Tasty Prawn and Ginger Stir-fry.
Does chicken soup help a cold?
Researchers have looked into the health benefits of ‘Jewish penicillin’, and have found that the anti-inflammatory properties in chicken soup do indeed sooth cold and flu symptoms. Try out our Warming Chicken Soup recipe.
How do apples help your body?
Apples are rich in antioxidants, and are also an important source of fibre for your body. Looking for a hearty breakfast dish for a winter morning? Try out Sarah Graham’s Coconut and Apple Overnight Oats recipe.
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A freelance writer and editor, with 15 years’ experience in the media industry. With a passion for health and fitness, Tammy loves nothing more than researching the latest wellness trends. And if she’s not running around after her sweet four-year old daughter, you’ll find Tammy on her bike, in the gym or exploring the great outdoors – followed by a good coffee, of course!