Migraines are intense and recurring headaches fallowed by nausea, dizziness, sensitivity to light, touch, smell and sound. They may last from 4-70 hours and people usually resolve to buying medicine to cure them, but actually you can do this with a home remedy. All you have to do is add lemon to your morning coffee.
How coffee and lemon juice works
It contains vasoconstrictive properties and caffeine meaning-it counteracts migraines through vasodilation. You can also reduce the migraine by adding lemon. According to Chinese dietetics food belongs to 5 categories- hot, warm, cold, cool and neutral and they have 5 tastes-sweet, sour, bitter, salty and pungent.
So, coffee beans have cool nature, bitter taste and once they’re roasted they have warm nature. Lemons have a cool nature and sour taste. Coffee is used to relieve stagnant liver energy which is a cause for migraine. You will experience vitality once you drink this mixture. Coffee will purge your gallbladder, stop gallstones from forming , minimize constipation, detoxify and promote bile flow.
When you add sugar in coffee it acts as a tonic on our digestion and assimilation of food especially when you take your morning coffee.
It reduces the warm nature of coffee and acts on the gallbladder and liver-pushing the liver energy downwards. It subdues the Yang from moving upwards and causing headaches. That’s why this mixture cures migraines-it acts on the liver and body disharmony which is the main cause of anger.
Despite all the benefits of this mixture, it may also be a cause for gastric and hyperacidity disorder and peptic ulcer.