Every cold and flu season your family elder probably breaks out the broth and makes chicken noodle soup. It feels good to eat when your sick but is it an actual remedy? YES!
According to the National Institutes of Health, the idea of hot soup as a cold remedy has been around since at least the 12th century and may really help ease the symptoms.
The salt and water combination helps to hydrate and move mucus. So trust your grandmother and drink the broth!
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*for the sake of being corny*