Anne Miller wrote:Years ago my method of getting rid of headaches was to distract my mind by concentrating on a movie. When the movie was over so was the headache.
A double-blinded, randomized, controlled, clinical trial compared the efficacy of ginger to sumatriptan, also known as Imitrex, one of the top-selling billion-dollar drugs in the world in the treatment of migraine headaches. Researchers tried using only one-eighth of a teaspoon of powdered ginger versus a good dose of the drug.
They both worked just as well and just as fast.