People generally suffer from common cold during changing seasons. Even though there are many medicines available to get relief from common cold, many of them are not very effective. Most of the time the common cold can be cured by drinking milk boiled with turmeric powder. Add half tea-spoon of turmeric powder into the milk, just before it starts boiling. Then after adding turmeric stir the powder till it get mixed with the milk and produce an yellow color to the milk. This is a very easy remedy for common cold. It also prevents allergens of the milk to affect your body system.