Ancient Greek Hangover Remedies.
If you ever payed any attention in school to your ancient Greek and Roman mythology lessons, you know they were full of some pretty disturbing behavior. And hangover folklore from these civilizations picks up right where they left off.
A staple food for the morning after drinking in ancient times was deep-fried canary. Since there wasn't a Kentucky Fried Canary chain back then, we'd love to learn how many secret herbs and spices it would take to crunch into one of those wings, so for now let your imagination run.
Hey, we all know how much the Ancient Greeks and Romans loved to party, what with the bath houses, orgies, festivals, etc. But they also told of guys that were half horses and monsters with only one eye. So we'll just leave their remedies for clearing your head up in that same mythical catagory.
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Other hangover 'remedies'.
Here's a list of home remedies we've found that supposedly taking care of that massive, pounding hangover. Some are from bartentders, some are just folklore. Some are even billed as natural ways to take care of 'the dog that bit 'ya'. Just remember, only time and water are what most doctors and scientists believe in. That, and the fact that prevention is often the best form of medicine.
They may not be scientifically sound. They may not even be remotely effective. But ask around and these top five hangover 'cures' seem to be the most popular around.
If you think the person who makes their living getting people to drink each night has more of an insight on hangovers than any doctor, then this list of top remedies from bartenders is for you.
Maybe it's because they came from our Moms. Maybe it's because these so-called cures are all natural foods. Either way, people believe this list work wonders on a hangover.
The opinions of a bazillion people can't be wrong, right? Here's a list of hangover cures from all around the world. But beware, some of them might be worse than what got you there.