MAKE:TNT Tools 'n' Tips

Cough Cure

by Arwen O'Reilly Griffith

  • $8 (US, estimated)

Maybe it’s just an urban legend, but after receiving an email forward about getting rid of coughs by putting Vicks VapoRub on your feet (don’t forget socks, so your bed doesn’t get all gooey), a friend tried it out and reported back in favor. “It’s incredible!” he said in awe. “I’ve gotta try it on my kids when they get sick.”