Over-the-counter pain medications such as aspirin, acetaminophen and ibuprofen tend to be the standard recommendation for alleviating a pounding headache. But, according to any article published at the Global healing Center there are many natural remedies can eliminate headaches, or at least reduce their intensity and their frequency of occurrence. Consider the following strategies and see what works best for you.
1. Drink more water
2. Use Peppermint and Lavender essential oils
3. Take a nap.( If you get headaches regularly, you might want to consider how much sleep you get each night)
4. Apply Heat or Cold compresses to your neck: Cold for a migraine and heat for tension headaches.
5. Turn off the lights & Meditate or practice some yoga
6.Have a kale or leafy greens salad with some almonds as your next meal. Accompanying the meal with a spoonful of Organic raw apple cider vinegar may help also.
It’s a good idea to get your nutrients from food but sometimes, you may lack certain vitamins and minerals. Some supplements that have proven to help with headaches are Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Vitamin B-12, Magnesium, Riboflavin, Coenzyme Q-10, Feverfew and Butterbur.