how to cure a cold fast?

hi, i have a REALLY bad cold. however, i am going snowboarding in 2 days and i CANT be sick, ive been waiting for this all year. is there any way i can completely stop it in 2 days? also, ive had it for 4 days now. thanks!

Asked By: Peter E - 1/29/2009
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Here's just a few good old fashioned common sense things that you can do.Go get yourself a powdered form of ascorbid acid (vitamin C) with bioflavonoids from either the health food store or chemist. The bioflavonoids will increase the effectiveness of vitamin C 10 fold. Have 3,000 - 4,000mg (3 - 4 teaspoons) daily... More
Answered By: Black dove - 1/29/2009
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Vitamin C will help boost your immune system. Grapefruit, kiwi, and other citrus are great sources.
Answered By: ♫ Kate ☆ - 1/29/2009
The Zicam nasal spray really does work for lessening the symptoms of a cold. You need to start taking it right away. Unfortunately there is no way to make it go away but get yourself some dayquil which will at least make you feel a little better. Also get something good to help you sleep well.
Answered By: fergusonvt - 1/29/2009
a quick way is a glass of hot milk with a shot of whisky in it just before going to bed then wrap up warm under your duvet and sweat it out be warned though you will be sick alot but by next morning your fine or a another way is but takes about 2 days to get it out your system is hot black tea with a slice of lemon in... More
Answered By: mandi - 1/29/2009
Chicken soup, zinc tablets and chamomile tea with ginger.
Answered By: Ashley E - 1/29/2009
You already have the cold, so zinc isn't going to help at this point... More
Answered By: inverse_mushroom_cloud - 1/29/2009
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