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Why Does Alcohol Burn

Why Does Alcohol Burn

There are usually two kinds of alcohol: the hydroxide group and the polyol group, the former containing ONE oxygen atom whereas the latter having more than one. Further, there are numerous sub-groups. Fundamentally, an alcohol as a substance is a hydroxyl based organic compound in which a carbon atom is bonded with an alkyl group. […]

Why Does Alcohol Make You Fat?

Why Does Alcohol Make You Fat?

It is indeed surprising to learn that alcohol despite of having no visible trace of fat in its chemical formula, brings obesity to its drinkers. During digestion alcohol decomposes into two components, fat and acetate. Fat is absorbed in the blood stream and transported to certain body parts for storage. This results in gaining wait. […]

Why Does Alcohol Burn?

Why Does Alcohol Burn?

Before one thinks of beer and whisky, it has to be known that there are generally two kinds of alcohol: hydroxide group (made up of one oxygen atom) is the first group and polyols (made up of more than one oxygen atom) is the second. There are many other subgroups but basically an alcohol is […]

Why Alcohol Effects Driving?

Why Alcohol Effects Driving?

Many people enjoy alcohol around the world but it really affects the power of controlling. When a person is drunk while driving a vehicle then he loses his natural actions that are not in his control because it decreases the ability to do two or more things at a time and the person cannot even […]

Why People Drink Alcohol?

Why People Drink Alcohol?

Many research studies have concluded that the main reason for drinking alcohol is socialization. People start taking alcohol to fit in to the society. They started drinking as a status symbol and can also relieve them from stress by moving in such type of societies. One of the other reasons is that people enjoy the […]