Facts about alcohol that will shock you
It only takes one hour: -It only takes the human body one hour to process one standard-sized drink.
Muscle up: -Muscles absorb alcohol faster than fat. This means that people who have more muscles and less body fat have a higher alcohol tolerance.
It triggers dopamine: -In the brain, alcohol triggers the release of dopamine, a neurotransmitter that’s associated with pleasure and satisfaction.
Drinking red wine in moderation is believed to be good for the heart: -Red wine contains resveratrol, a substance that helps control cholesterol, prevent blood vessel damage, and stop blood clots.
It can help you solve problems: -Research has found that those with a blood alcohol content of 0.075 percent.
It's not good for your brain cells: -It might be time to think about other ways to relax instead of cracking open a beer after work.
Binge-drinking is bad: -For women, four or more drinks in two hours is considered binge drinking.
Alcohol can help if you've got a sore throat: -Next time you've got a sore throat, forget taking a lozenge! Instead, gargle some whiskey, and it will help ease that sting.
Fewer colds: -Studies have found that drinking a moderate amount of white or red wine can lower the risk of developing a cold.
You might need a toilet: -Not only will a night of drinking make you pee more, it will likely also lead to diarrhea.