Tom Yum Goong Soup – World’s Strangest Cold Remedies

Tom Yum Goong Soup

Sick while traveling? Let T+L Karina Brown Hunt suggest you how to cure your cold the Thai way - Tom Yum Goong Soup.

Thailand’s famous hot and sour soup—with shrimp, gingery galangal, cilantro, lemongrass, chili peppers, and kaffir lime leaves—may have found its place as a cold remedy thanks to the notion that spicy foods open up your sinuses, even if only temporarily. But there may be more to tom yum goong’s power: a 2001 study showed that the Thai staple boasts some cancer-fighting properties, too.

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