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Hangover cures: tips and drinks to cure a hangover

A hangover is the withdrawal symptoms from excessive alcohol consumption. Symptoms The most common symptoms are: headache nausea vomiting diarrhea lack of appetite dehydration shakiness stomach irritation fatigue Causes The most common cause of a hangover is dehydration from excessive alcohol consumption. If you drink more alcohol than your body can metabolize efficiently, you will …

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Alcohol: The different effects alcohol has on men and women

    WOMEN MEN Ability to Dilute Alcohol Average Total Body Water: 52% Average Total Body Water: 61% Ability to Metabolize Alcohol Women have a smaller quantity of an enzyme called dehydrogenase. Dehydrogenase breaks down alcohol. Men have a larger quantity of an enzyne called dehydrogenase. Having a larger quantity of hydrogenase allows men to …

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