fresh thyme contains a enzyme inhibitor (like Celebrex and some other prescription anti-inflammatories) and thus could help with inflammation. Some suggested uses: gums and minor arthritis inflammation.
Sip tea made with fresh peppermint leaves to soothe stomach cramps, nausea. For a natural decongestant, place a fistful of mint leaves in a shallow bowl and cover with boiling water. Lean over it, drape a towel over your head, and breathe the steam