Home / Health & Fitness / Drinking too many glasses of wine in a single night may be harmful to health

Drinking too many glasses of wine in a single night may be harmful to health

London, 17 May-2014(ANI): Scientists have revealed that even having only “one too many” glasses of wine can cause significant harm to the body.

Drinking too many glasses of wine in a single night may be harmful to health

Drinking too many glasses of wine in a single night may be harmful to health

According to the researchers, women drinking four or more alcoholic drinks over two hours (five or more for men) risk causing bugs to leak from the gut, sending levels of dangerous toxins in the blood soaring, the Daily Express reported.

The study by the University of Massachusetts Medical School has found that that bacteria called endotoxins can leak into the blood, which can cause fever, inflammation and tissue destruction.

The study was published in the journal PLOS ONE. (ANI)

Check Also

Persian Cat Care – How to Keep Your Pet Happy and Healthy

Originated as one of the most elegant forms of cats in their family, Persian cats …