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Asthma Relief
Take one tablespoon a day of thick lemon syrup and drink.

Bug Bite Relief
Apply fresh lemon juice to the sites of bites and sting to relieve the poison and pain.

Cold Sores/Fever Blisters
To shorten healing time, dab a little lemon juice on that irritating cold sore. The juice acts as an astringent and promotes healing. The acid will burn a little when applied to the sore, but a few seconds of discomfort is worth a blemish-free mouth.

Control Hypertension
Boil one piece of lemon with 10 pieces of water chestnuts and 1 cup of water and drink daily.

Fight Infections
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Help Dissolve Kidney Stones
At the first sign of pain, drink 2 oz. of olive oil mixed with 2 oz. of lemon juice. Follow with 12 ounces of purified water and wait 30 minutes. Squeeze the juice of 1/2 lemon in 12 oz. of purified water, add 1 tbsp. of organic raw apple cider vinegar, and drink. Repeat the lemon juice, water and apple cider vinegar recipe every hour until symptoms improve. As with starting any new treatments, consult your doctor first.

Helps Increase Production Of White Blood Cells
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Increase Good Cholesterol
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Lower Cholesterol
Mix a pinch of salt with warm lemon juice and drink daily.

Prevent and Cure Osteoarthritis
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Prevent Dehydration
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Prevent/Treat Urinary Tract Infection
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Relieves Colic Pain and Gastric problems
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Relieves Gingivitis
Mix one tablespoon of lemon juice with water drink daily.

Relieves Itchy Skin
Rub fresh lemon juice on your skin and this will relieve itching.

Remove Toxins From Your Body
Straight lemon water is a great detoxifier for your body. Squeeze the juice from a lemon half in your water. Cut the lemon half in pieces and put in your water for extra flavor.

Sooth Sore Throat
Add Lemon juice to one cup hot water and drink every couple of hours to help relieve sore throat.

Whitens Teeth, Removes Plaque, Strengthens Enamel and Freshens Breath
Gargle one teaspoon of lemon juice daily.

All Limoneira health tips are provided for general information and educational use only, and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of the reader’s doctor or any other health care professional. Limoneira is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis made by a user based on the content of these health tips. The health benefits believed to be provided by lemons are based on various nutritional studies of the vitamins and compounds found in lemons and other foods that have been shown to have these beneficial effects.