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define or treat accurately, that is why in the medical world very
often it is repeated that treatment of headache is quite a headache
for the doctor. Even though a good majority of headaches are quite
harmless, a few ones may indicate a grave disorder like a brain
tumour. As such one should consult a competent doctor, in case the
headache is continuous and not responding to common remedies.
Causes of Headache:
The causes of headache are so varied that it is often difficult to
locate the exact cause, or the physical or emotional problem at the
root of the trouble, such as various kinds of tension, fatigue,
anxiety or emotional upsets. In some instances, the headache may
reflect some disorder of infection settled somewhere in the body, or
accompany a problem affecting the eyes, sinuses, teeth or neck.
Signs and Symptoms of Headache:
The headache experienced can vary in intensity from mild discomfort to
very severe, stabbing pain.
Herbal Remedies for Headache:
1. Heena: The tender flowers of Heena should be rubbed to a pasty
consistency and applied over the forehead for relief.
2. Jalebi: An easily available sweet, it is of great help for
headache. Immerse 2 to 3 jalebis in a glass of warm milk for a few
minutes, then drink the mixture once or twice a day.
3. Cinnamon: It can be used for external application. A fine paste of
this spice should be made by adding few drops of water on a stone.
This has to be applied over the temples and forehead to obtain relief.
Other measures should includes diet. Affected person should avoid cold
items like curd, ice creams, cold water, cold drinks and should not
take bath in cold water, or get exposed to cold climatic conditions as
this may aggravate the headache.