A few weeks ago, I tried some traditional Chinese medicine for Singapore when I wanted to get rid of this cough that had been bothering me. Before that, I had been using some over the counter medicine, but all it was doing was temporarily stopping the cold for a few hours, and then I would be back to coughing again. It was starting to disturb the people around me, and I couldn’t stand doing it. It was thanks to my friend that I even decided to go with a traditional approach to stopping the cough.
My friend is one of those people who likes to do nearly everything the traditional way. This is mostly because her parents still do things traditionally at home, and they imprinted a lot of their habits onto her. Continue reading