Top 10 drinks myths

Drinking more cures hangovers

af5c5e46ac4ae557b607ca873f9dcba4e6edc9dcb6f1b4541bd985ada7b07c57Hair of the dog just prolongs the torture, we’re sad to report. Although in the short term you’ll dampen down the shakes, the body ends up having more toxins to deal with and more severe effects will result. Shakes will become earthquakes.

One more beer might make you feel a bit better (for a little while) but the only hangover cure is time.

It takes your body roughly one hour to get rid of one standard unit of alcohol – that’s half a pint, or a small glass of wine or a shot. 

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