Category Archives: Hangover Remedy

Coconut Water

It’s the best cure. Always will be, always has been. Nature’s Gatorade, used by soldiers in the South Pacific when they ran out of sterile saline, this stuff is made to go in your body. It is full of electrolytes and … Continue reading

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Some crazy smoothies for your hangover

Many people recommend a hangover remedies of all the other remedy mixed together in a cure-all. If my blender worked, I would maybe try one of these. Ok, probably not.  If you do want to try to find the silver … Continue reading

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Pickle Juice: drink it if you dare

When I was (much, much) younger, I was known to occasionally imbibe a bit more alcohol than recommended the night before I had a shift at a coffee shop. While lying on the dirty floor mats during my breaks, I … Continue reading

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Medicating a Hangover

There are some things in life that should be avoided: evil mothers-in-law, law school, curdled milk, IRS audits, knowing that cat urine glows in the dark and mixing aspirin with alcohol. The phrase “take two aspirins and call me in … Continue reading

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Sleep: the body’s favorite cure

If you are lucky enough to be hungover on a day that you have nothing better to do, after drinking a glass or two of water (and maybe a snack), go stretch out on the couch and get another couple … Continue reading

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Hungover? Run through it.

I had a cross country coach who both preached and lived by the line “Run through it.” Have a cold? Run through it. Cut your hand off? Run through it. Sprain your ankle? Run through it. This same “wisdom” can … Continue reading

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Hangover cure: eat something already!

You’re hungover and you’ve already had a glass of water. Good start, champ. Get yourself another, but while you’re in the kitchen, go ahead and make a little breakfast. The alcohol still in your system needs to be absorbed by something. … Continue reading

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Ginger Ale: my favorite fizzy cure all

Remember when you had the flu and your mom gave you ginger ale? No? Well my mom is more awesome than your mom because she knew that ginger (even that found in a natural ginger ale) helps calm the stomach. … Continue reading

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Gatorade and other electrolyte drinks

Electrolytes specific functions are a mystery to me, but I know they are important to curing hangovers or just helping your body to recover from any kind of rigorous event. A few you might recognize are potassium, sodium and calcium and they … Continue reading

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Juice: a step beyond water

Not only are you dehydrated when you are hungover, but the tequila you were happily downing last night took its time happily sucking your body’s nutrients. Now you need some vitamins. Though any juice will help your situation, aim for the ones … Continue reading

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Water: the obvious hangover cure

You have a hangover. This means many things, but most importantly: You drank alcohol.You didn’t drink enough other fluids.You are now dehydrated. Get thee to a glass of water. Drink. Repeat. Replenish your body’s fluids or you might go to … Continue reading

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June is Hangover Remedy Month!

During the month of June I will research all of the hangover remedies I can in celebration of the first annual Hangover Remedy Month. I’ll start with the more common cures and get more fun from there, maybe even creating … Continue reading

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