04/09/2014 13:21 BST | Updated 04/09/2014 13:59 BST

What's The Scientific Explanation For Why We Get Hangovers?

Hangovers: there's the pounding head, the spinning room, the pukey feeling in your stomach, the overwhelming sense of tiredness. Even writing these words is making me recoil in remembrance of past events.

Also, there's the fact that you kind of end up looking like this:


Which is why you should probably watch this short video about what ACTUALLY happens when you have a hangover. It's fascinating stuff.


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