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Why Your Face Turns Red When You Drink Alcohol (and How to Stop it)

Intense redness and/or red flushing on your cheeks and/or neck & shoulders indicates that the body cannot process ingested alcohol in an efficient manner. This is known as an alcohol flush reaction (or, more commonly, Asian flush). In this article we look at symptoms from alcohol consumption like intense redness and hot flushes, and examine how/why they happen plus what to do about it!

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How long does Asian Flush last?

If you have Asian Flush (or Asian Glow) you know how embarrassing and uncomfortable it can be. But how long does Asian Flush last? Unfortunately, Asian Flush symptoms and duration are unique to each person.  Most people find that symptoms...

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Acetaldehyde in Food - What should I avoid?

For those with an ALDH2 deficiency, metabolising acetaldehyde can be a real nightmare. Many people with this ineffective liver enzyme know that acetaldehyde from alcohol will give them painful and uncomfortable symptoms, but did you know that acetaldehyde is found...

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