Vicks Vapor Rub on Feet to Stop Coughing?

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Some people put Vicks VapoRub (also known as Vapor Rub) on their feet to stop coughing. Once the Vicks VapoRub is applied, put a sock on each foot. People put Vicks VapoRub on their feet because it is supposed to stop coughing for many hours, and it is supposed to stop coughs within a few minutes. Some people think this is a myth because it does not work for them. However, it does seem to work for others. It seems to work with most children.
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Whether it be to combat foot and toenail fungus or to test the old wive's tale about preventing nighttime cough, there are many reasons why a person would want to apply Vicks Vapor
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Foot soles can absorb oils.
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It works because all the nerve endings of the major organs. of the body end up in the palm and under the feet. It is like. passing the medicine via acupressure meridian. Why not.
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Not medical advice: No. Proper intake of medicine and avoiding cold beverages can help you stop coughing. report this answer. Updated on Wednesday, February 01 2012 at 04:22PM EST
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