Growing up, matzoh ball soup was my go-to metaphorical ethnic penicillin. For some, chicken soup will always be the prescribed treatment for aches, pains and a sore throat. However, there’s no reason that we can’t soothe ourselves with something a little more filling. Next time you call in sick, email this 30-minute remedy to your significant other as a subtle dinner suggestion. You’ll be back on your feet in no time.