Post-party ‘hangxiety’ is common after drinking alcohol. It is caused by changing levels of chemicals and neurotransmitters in the brain.
Researchers know the basic biology of what happens to your system after a night of heavy drinking. Unfortunately, evidence-based cures for the common hangover are still at the investigation stage.
Science destroys folk wisdom, once again.
Unfortunately, the only reliable way to avoid a hangover is not to drink excessively in the first place.
A new pill may lower blood alcohol levels, helping a hangover and preventing alcohol overdose deaths.