Home > Daily-tips Updated 09 April 2014 A cup of hot lemon water could be all you need Natural remedies won’t put your body under stress and there’s no limit to how long you can take it for. 0 Credit: Andre Karwath The answer isn’t always a pill. Indeed, unnecessary medication puts your liver, kidneys and stomach under strain that could otherwise have been avoided. This is why we often turn to natural remedies to provide prevention or cure.In fact, something as simple as a cup of water with some lemon juice in it could help prevent, or even treat, a huge range of health issues. Bad breath, dry skin, stomach ulcers and weight issues are just a handful of issues that can be alleviated by frequently sipping on some warm lemon water, especially as winter sets in. Why? What wizardry goes on inside a lemon that gives it so many benefits?It’s simple, really. A lemon is packed with vitamin C, which is incredibly important for maintaining good health. There are also a host of other vitamins and minerals that perform various roles. And, of course, it’s entirely natural. It won’t put your body under stress and there’s no limit on how long you can take it for. It’s basically a win, win, win, win, win.Find more natural remedies to for health issuesThe health benefits of honey More: Daily-tips advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Why do more and more Americans use medical marijuana? Parenting Fertility treatments don't raise cancer risk for offspring Lifestyle Hunting, harvesting leave big animals at risk of extinction Medical Education no match for Alzheimer's Medical Teen’s third fight to survive leukaemia Lifestyle 7 reasons your stomach hurts after sex – and how to make it stop From our sponsors SPONSORED: Don’t just stop smoking, start something amazing Live healthier Fitness » Diet or exercise – or both? Download the maximum mass workout plan to build big muscles in 28 days How to get the most from your cardio workouts How to pick a fitness tracker that's right for you Like a personal coach, a fitness tracker can motivate you to reach goals and strive for new ones. Monitoring blood pressure » Must blood pressure rise with age? Remote tribes hold clues Weight regained after weight-loss op can tell your doc a lot Gum disease may worsen your blood pressure problems Even a slight rise in blood pressure might shrink young brains A new study found that above normal blood pressure can be associated with lower grey matter volume in a number of areas of the brain.