Why does my face turn red when I drink alcohol?

Answer When alcohol is consumed, facial blood vessels dilate, resulting in increased blood flow and a flushed face for some drinkers. Other people have a genetic variation that affects the way their body ... Read More »

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When you drink any alcohol, how does it taste?

Just depends on what type it is. Mixed drinks don't burn, they'll just have an unusual alcoholic flavor that lets you know something's in the drink. Vodka can be dangerous, because if it's decent q... Read More »

How long should you not drink alcohol when doing a pre-employment alcohol test?

Alcohol is completely eliminated from a person's system after about ten hours. A person scheduled for a pre-employment alcohol test should stop drinking at least eight hours before the appointed ti... Read More »

Which Matters Most When You Drink Alcohol: Spacing or How Much You Drink?

When drinking alcoholic beverages, spacing the amount of time between the consumption of drinks is important because the body can only metabolize one drink per hour. But nothing has greater health ... Read More »

Why do i sweat when i drink alcohol?

Some people sweat when drinking alcohol, and after they have consumed it. Alcohol affects the nervous system, which controls the sweat glands. The body also breaks down and excretes alcohol in smal... Read More »