When suppressing a cough is a bad idea

My client said, “What do you think of the 8-Hour Diet? I’ve heard it really works”. A recent discussion on an expat social media website had me worrying.  One expat asked where they could find a certain cough suppressant for a chronic cough that had lasted a “few weeks.” Another expat recommended honey and herbs. I added my two cents and said that honey, while it could be soothing, is not a “cough suppressant,” and by the way, a cough lasting more than a couple of weeks should be addressed by a physician. After all, a cough resulting from a…

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