Take around ten healthy slices of ginger ( don't bother peeling it), one lemon quartered and squeezed into the pot, add about two cups of water, and simmer together for 20 minutes or so. Strain, add honey to taste.
My dad always went for the Jack Daniels cure [img]smile.gif[/img]
I also vouch for Zicam, the kind you chew, it kept me from getting the horrible cold my husband just had.
Feel better soon!