It probably doesn’t come as much of a surprise that gentlemen drink on average more than women and we suffer more of its ill outcomes as a result of this. In this article I am going to share some things that every man needs to know about alcoholic beverages.non religious AA alternatives
Infertility & Premature Ejaculation
Most of us have been there. Perhaps with met a gorgeous girl down the pub and we get home to find that our chances of a ‘night to remember’ have been reduced by too much liquor in the system?
Well that’s the immediate effect. Over a longer period of time, too much booze can lead to impotence, shrink your manhood and even give you man breasts. Not cool.
Males behaving Badly?
Alcohol amplifies emotion and lowers our own ability to judge situations appropriately. It can also lead to out of character aggression. A crime survey carried out by the police in 1999 found that 69% of adult males who committed assaults had been under the influence. Also, interestingly, a third of male inmates believe that they would not be in prison had they not been drinking. Liquor is a huge factor in domestic violence cases – accounting for 32% of cases.
Me Man, you boy…
Us guys tend to be our own worst enemies when it comes to drinking, we seem to bring out the worst in each other. For example some of us consider it manly to be able to drink far more than what is safe or sensible. if there is a member of the group who has decided not to drink, we tend to take the piss and not let it be.
Encouraging your friends to drink more than is safe is a pretty dumb idea. Why? Let’s find out…
Deaths in males related to liquor is on the increase.
In 2004, over 1500 adult males in Scotland alone died to due to alcohol-related circumstances – 3 times more than women. This problem is growing. Compared which data collected in 1980, we can see a rise of more than 360%. One of the scarier results of alcoholic beverages on society.
Suicide related to Liquor
Drinking compounds depression and anxiety problems and 70% of males who go through with suicide have been found to be intoxicated with alcohol before doing so. The UK has one of the highest liquor related suicides rates in the whole of Europe, especially among younger males.
3 Tips to Reverse Damage Done by Alcoholic beverages
1. Drink in moderation. Your liver can only process 1 unit of alcohol per hour. So to allow for this, try to alternate each alcoholic drink with a soft drink. Another good practice is to stick to under 5 units per drinking session.