A 36-year-old member asked:
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how to know if i have a mild case of alcohol poisoning or just a bad hangover?

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Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience Clinical Psychology
They're the same: Every hangover you get is actually the symptoms of alcohol poisoning. So whenever you have a hangover, you are actually recovering from alcohol poisoning.
Answered on May 14, 2016

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Won't work: Being well hydrated after an alcoholic binge will likely make you fell better, but it will not negate the effects of the alcohol.
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Water and Rest: Water and rest. Don't waste your money on 'cures' for alcohol poisoning. Your liver and brain need time to recover.

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