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What is the actual cause of the 'hang over' feeling people get after a long night of drinking alcohol? What is happening in the body?

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Dr. Robert Killian
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In brief: Hangover: Poisoning

The liver cannot clear all of the toxins and they build up. You get dehydrated so the brain is not working perfectly. It is a form of alcohol poisoning and one should take that as a sign to stop for awhile.

In brief: Hangover: Poisoning

The liver cannot clear all of the toxins and they build up. You get dehydrated so the brain is not working perfectly. It is a form of alcohol poisoning and one should take that as a sign to stop for awhile.
Dr. Robert Killian
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