View Full Version : Headache relief just a website away

07-29-2008, 02:36 AM
And this isn't an advertisement!

I've had the most horrific headache all day long. Don't get them very often, but when I do they're bad.Sat and did nothing most of the day.

About fifteen minutes ago I found this website:


Did what they said and the pain went away. I've had to repeat it, and will probably have to again, but for now the pain is gone. Ibuprofen and a narcotic analgesic didn't touch it, but this did.

07-29-2008, 06:17 AM
This looks interesting! I bookmarked it :p

07-29-2008, 08:52 AM
Yes, acupressure works similarly to acupuncture and is useful for many things besides headaches. This article - http://www.tensionrelief.info/Articles/underPressure.htm - gives points for stress relief. The site used to have more information, but I have a few of the books and they're very good.

07-29-2008, 09:46 AM
I get migraine headaches that are only cured by getting a full 8 hours of sleep. I also do the accupressure shown on the website by pinching the area between my finger and thumb. It's not a cure, but it does dull the pain until I can get some sleep.

07-29-2008, 09:54 AM
Thanks! I wish I'd had those tips on Sunday, when I was down for the count all day.

07-29-2008, 05:23 PM
Usually the headaches are due to sinus problems, but not that one, it was very different.

Spent about fifteen minutes using the acupressure, and then was able to sleep. Still a bit 'hungover' but much better today, and can actually knit and cook.