Hangover

Hangover is the after effects from alcohol intoxication, typically occurring in the morning following an evening of alcohol consumption. Symptoms include headache, dehydration, light avoidance, noise avoidance, nausea, vomiting, and other symptoms. Oftentimes alcohol intoxication has accompanied a late night out, and the effects of the alcohol are combined with ...

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Introduction: Hangover

For holiday revelers, or anyone who drinks to excess in a single evening, the next day is likely to bring great discomfort in the form of a hangover. Painkillers like aspirin may help with headaches, but donít take acetaminophen ...1

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Symptoms of Hangover

Splitting headaches, sickness, dizziness, dehydration: anyone who's ever drunk too much knows the consequences. Alcohol makes you pee more, which can lead to dehydration. Dehydration is what causes many of the symptoms of a hangover. ...Source: NHS Choices UK2 ...

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Causes List for Hangover

Some possible causes of Hangover or similar disorders may include:3

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Treatments: Hangover

Painkillers like aspirin may help with headaches, but donít take acetaminophen, a common alternative. The drug can interact with alcohol and damage the liver. Drinking coffee wonít help, either. Twombly explains, ďIt might help with drowsiness, but it ...4

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Prevention of Hangover

Tips to avoid a hangover To avoid a hangover:

  • Don't drink more than you know your body can cope with. If you're not sure how much that is, be careful.
  • Don't drink on an empty stomach. Before you go ...
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References

  1. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): newsinhealth.nih.gov/ 2007/ December/ docs/ 01features_01.htm
  2. Source: NHS Choices UK: nhs.uk/ Livewell/ alcohol/ Pages/ Hangovers.aspx
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: NIH News in Health (NIH): newsinhealth.nih.gov/ 2007/ December/ docs/ 01features_01.htm

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