Alcohol Facts – 125 Interesting Facts About Alcohol

Facts about alcohol

Alcohol dependence is higher in men than in women.

Diet soda when mixed with alcohol will make the situation worse, because the lack of sugar will make you absorb the alcohol faster into your bloodstream.

Norway, Canada and Finland are the top 3 countries with the highest tax rates on beer.

Drinking after smoking is the biggest risk factor for mouth and throat cancer.

Men can drink more than women without getting intoxicated.

Drinking alcohol can cause a sudden surge or drop in blood sugar levels hence people with diabetes should be cautious about it.

Parents talking regularly to teenagers about the dangers of alcohol and drugs, reduce the chance of their child using drugs by 42%.

The peak blood alcohol concentration level can be 3 times higher in people who consume it with an empty stomach than in those who had a meal before drinking.

Binge drinking is found to be more common in men than in women.

People drink alcohol slowly when it is served in straight-sided glasses, than when it is served in curved sides.