Basil Tea

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Drink the basil tea 3 times a day for 3 days. Basil contains nutrients including vitamins A, C and K, as well as manganese, copper, calcium, iron, magnesium and omega-3 fats all of which help in bringing down a fever. Basil is supposed to be just as effective as many over the counter medicines for high fever.

What You'll Need

  • Basil leaves
  • Water
  • Ginger
  • Honey

What You'll Do

  • Boil about 25 basil leaves and one teaspoon of minced ginger in 1 cup of water
  • Let sit until liquid is reduced to half
  • Drink
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