Sunday, 14 October 2012

How to Get Rid of Migraine Naturally

If you suffer migraines, of course you will instantly know the symptoms and immediately tried to find a way to get rid of it. Knowing the cause of migraine is very important before treating. However, most people only know some of the common causes of migraine such as excessive light or stress. Though there are some other things that can cause migraines.


Causes of Migraine


Here are causes of migraine:

1. Depression: you often feel depressed or excessive stress that disrupt your performance? Beware, because this one can essentially cause migraine tablets. According to research published in the journal of the American Academy of Neurology in 2012, moderate or severe depression increases the risk of chronic migraine.

2. Lack of sleep: lack of sleep also trigger migraines. Many studies say, they are likely to complain of insomnia migraine.

3. Chronic Flu: people who have sinus complaints, such as nasal congestion, watery eyes, and other flu-like symptoms, are likely to develop migraines almost 90 percent.

4. Neck pain: You often work behind the computer for hours? Try to stretch as often as possible profit. Not without reason, neck pain for a long time will lead to migraine complaints.

How to Get Rid of Migraine


Instead of using various types of chemical drugs to treat or prevent migraines, try to look 13 natural choice to relieve migraine pain:

1. Inhaling Peppermint Smell
Some particular smell can trigger pain in the head. However, inhaling the smell of peppermint candy has a different effect of reducing pain.

2. Ginger
Ginger have long been known to overcome the disorder of the stomach and relieve nausea caused by migraines, Due its anti-inflammatory, ginger can relieve pain caused by migraine.

3. Rubbing the temples
Maybe there is no specific research that supports the benefits of gentle rubbing temples migraine head when you relapse, but there is also no denying if this method makes the head feels good. Instinctively, people rubbed his temple as a headache and for some people this method is effective.

4. Massage
With the same method as rubbed his temples, full body massage can also help deal with migraines. Moreover, massage can relieve stress or tension that is known to trigger headaches.

5. Meditation
One way to obtain the benefits of lowering stress freely is meditation practice, there may be no compelling evidence that meditation can specifically address the headache but the method is proven to relieve stress.

6. Drink More Water
This is because some types of headaches triggered by dehydration. drink a glass of water as soon as possible when it felt migraine is coming and immediately the pain disappeared.

7. Acupuncture
In the method of acupuncture, thin needles inserted under the skin to realign energy flow, or qi, in the body. An analysis by experts known as the Cochrane review found that acupuncture can help prevent acute migraine with fewer side effects. Evidence also suggests that acupuncture may help people with chronic headaches

8. Caffeine
caffeine in small doses can be enough to help reduce the pain of migraine.

9. Regular Exercise
This routine activities as one of the most effective ways to prevent and treat migraines. But some people claim when the migraine was coming, jogging can help prevent migraines.

10. Hot and cold therapy
Anyone can use this therapy. In fact, there is no risk to the pregnant woman with a headache. To relieve tension in your neck, you can give the sensation of heat to the back of the neck. For a headache, you can also put ice into the temple.

11. Magnesium
Based on research by Alexander Mauskop, MD, an expert in neurology and director and founder of the New York Headache Center, migraine sufferers are often deficient in magnesium in the body.

One study found that a daily intake of magnesium supplements reduce the frequency of migraines by 42 percent. But according Mauskop, some people have trouble absorbing magnesium that led to side effects such as diarrhea, but overall magnesium supplement is considered safe at a dose of 200 milligrams per day.

12. Riboflavin
Riboflamin or B vitamin that is found naturally in foods such as milk, meat, nuts and green vegetables has been proven to prevent migraine but in very high doses that require a doctor's prescription. This is revealed in a study in 1998.