Before the New Year binge, learn what alcohol does to our body (Video)

Photo Credit: American Chemical Society

It’s inevitable one would usually say: there’s a party and everyone’s drinking alcohol, so you join in the spree, especially when you’re welcoming a New Year. The next thing you know, you can hardly walk and talk straight from having too much to drink. Worse, you pass out and never remember a thing the next day. So what’s alcohol got to do with it?

The American Chemical Society’s new Reactions episode shows us what are inside the alcoholic beverages that mess with our brains and body. Check out the video below:

We know it’s one of the merriest times of the year, but hey, you’re never too old to forget: Drink moderately. Happy New Year!