Treat Migraines With Milk Thistle
Conventional medicine attributes headaches to vascular imbalance, holistic doctors take a different view. According to Chinese medicine, for example, headaches are caused by Liver, gallbladder or stomach disturbances, which lead to blocked meridians, and a disruption in the flow of your life energy, your qi. To clear these meridian pathways, and achieve long-term relief, Dr. DeOrio suggests acupuncture, herbal remedies like Butterbur and Milk thistle. He also suggests chiropractic adjustment, and finally IV Magnesium. This last treatment has been shown to ease migraine pain within one hour of administration in four out of five cases.