How do you cure a hangover?

This festive season many of us will over-indulge in alcohol at some point. A churning stomach, nausea, headaches and, perhaps, morning-after anxiety, make hangovers an unpleasant consequence of over-consumption.

The reasons we get hangovers are complex. Many people have their own tried and tested remedies, but is there any scientific basis to them?

Today on Please Explain, health reporter Melissa Cunningham joins Bianca Hall to talk about what, if anything, beats a hangover.

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