Turns out the occasional binge-drinking session can cause permanent damage to your health, especially if you're a woman. Cue panic.
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School claim just one heavy evening on the sauce causes bacteria to leak from the gut, resulting in increased levels of toxins in the blood which forces the body to produce immune cells involved in fever, inflammation and tissue destruction. Gross.
More:Health & Wellbeing
Suggested For You
SUBSCRIBE AND FOLLOW
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements.Learn more