Apparently, your genes also have a vote, as does your gene pool.
But thereafter a comforting glow supervenes.
The most widely used over-the-counter remedy is no doubt aspirin.
When you ask people, worldwide, how to deal with a hangover, their first answer is usually the hair of the dog.
Some words for hangover, like ours, refer prosaically to the cause:
Also commonly recommended are Vitamin C and B-complex vitamins.
Other prehistorians have speculated that alcohol intoxication may have been one of the baffling phenomena, like storms, dreams, and death, that propelled early societies toward organized religion.
Even hangovers are related to social comforts.
The message may be unashamedly mixed, however.
I swallowed the stuff.