I have been Informed by Captain Geo. H. Whiteside, a
prominent citizen of Appalachicola, also manufacturer of ice
that he has been cured of sick-headache by eating honey
twice a day. His
headache was so severe that he had to go to bed,
sometimes for several days.
You may rest assured that this comes
from a man who stands high among the
people of this State, and
from one who is a Christian gentleman. Sumatra,
-A. B. Marchant."
Gleanings in Bee Culture, 1912, Volume 40 - Page
"The use of fructose, 30 gm, taken in the form of honey, can
alcohol metabolism and thus reduce the frequency and intensity
The Practicing Physician's Approach to Headache -
1978, page 76
by Seymour Diamond, Donald J. Dalessio
hangover cure of all may be a cup or two strong tea with
honey. According to
the National Institute of Neurological and
Communicative Disorders and
Stroke, honey speeds up alcohol
metabolism, which means that it will help
your body break down the
alcohol more quickly."
What Women Need to Know -
2005, page 14
By Marianne Legato, Carol Colman
"…eating toast and
honey after a long evening's drinking will
help prevent the morning-after
Better Homes and Gardens - 1977, page 61
old-time remedy among bartenders is simply honey in hot water"
Pharmacy - 1997, page 232
By James A. Duke
of honey two are three tablespoonfuls on an
empty stomach, and then lie down
and keep quiet until the honey
has moved out of the stomach."
at home: Illustrated. Treating the Diseases of Man and the
Horse… 1882, page
by B J Kendall, Kendall, Dr. B.J., & Co
"Try mixing together
some bananas, some milk and a little honey to
form a smoothie and drink it.
Don't be tempted to apply the
mixture to your sore head."
Management for Men
by Nigel Browning, Jane Moseley - 2003, page
"To relieve the pain of a headache, drink a half cup of tea with
shot of whiskey and honey in it."
Medically Speaking: A Dictionary of
Quotations on Dentistry,
1999, page 304
by Carl C.
Gaither, Andrew Slocombe