Irn Bru: 20 Factors You In All Probability Didnt Know About Scotlands National Drink

Apparently, your genes also have a vote, as does your gene pool. Virtually forty per cent of East Asians have a variant, less efficient kind of aldehyde dehydrogenase, an additional enzyme vital for alcohol processing. Consequently, they start displaying signs of problems soon after just a couple of sips—they flush dramatically—and they get drunk quick. This is...