Alcoholic drinks so loved mankind that people have invented lots of myths about his almost miraculous effects on the body. Alcohol and improves the immune system, and makes people more sociable, and can get rid of the common cold. People "treat" his bad mood by the use of alcohol while not thinking that drunkenness aggravates depression. Consider some beautiful misconceptions about the use of alcohol, invented by those who like to drink.
Alcohol can help with colds
This myth has a medical justification, since after drinking alcohol expands blood vessels, and therefore he brings prostudilsya person temporary relief that lasts for two or three hours. In addition after a dose of alcohol, there is a feeling of heat, which is thus no more than an illusion. The fact that subcutaneous superficial vessels dilate and the person has a feeling that he was very hot. Actually alcohol intensifies the process of heat transfer, which leads to the freezing point, which may not be felt. Because of this myth paid life many people, primarily, fans of winter fishing. However, regularly drinking people immunity decreases, and they become more prone to colds and flu, and other diseases.
Alcohol helps to improve mood
Alcohol is not able to help in a bad mood, so he is the strongest depressant, depressing the nervous system and acts of mental reactions. That's why after drinking alcohol the person becomes more relaxed, as the brain becomes so depressed that he does not remain forces on reflection. People are less in control of their actions, or not controlling them at all, hence the misconception about pseudoresistance. But once the hops takes place, the person begins to experience sharper their drunken antics and he has often been painfully embarrassing. Spirits are also unable to deliver and the fear: they can only make a person reckless
Alcoholic beverages can be drunk in large quantities
After the manner of many, a real drink are only spirits, while drinks with low alcohol content – not that other, as a joke. Meanwhile, ethanol remains as ethyl alcohol, no matter in what proportions it is diluted. For example, the traditional rule of drinking beer for real men starts from three half-litre bottles. Because of this almost all known the term "beer alcoholism", which is not less dangerous and fraught with less damage than ordinary alcohol only due to the fact that the beer less degree than in the vodka. Light alcoholic cocktails also seem quite harmless due to the low content of ethyl alcohol, but the effect of them more toxic, as they mixed several types of alcohol.
Thanks to alcohol increases the potency
This myth is common among men, but at the same time it is very insidious, because it is impossible to predict the impact of nonrecurring adoption of alcohol on erectile function. In some cases, the erection disappears altogether, thereby causing such a lover of doping to a complete fiasco, and there are times when an erection fine, but the difficult finale intercourse – ejaculation, what causes stagnation of blood in the genitals and can begin the process of inflammation. Sometimes, due to the surface vasodilatation, alcohol can increase the potency, but in most cases, alcohol negatively affects the production of testosterone, and therefore almost all alcoholics are impotent.
The alcohol will help to relieve fatigue
Alcoholic beverages paralyze the activity of the cerebral cortex, which leads to the stimulation of the nervous system in General. If a person does not drink to the point where person is already falling in the bowl of salad, then he becomes more mobile. But this does not mean that he ceased to be tired, as the body when it is depleted. Therefore, to relieve stress and fatigue after a hard working day so is not recommended. In such cases it is better to try to switch to another activity, or just sleep.
Alcohol contributes to more sound sleep
If this statement wasn't a myth, people wouldn't be saying that "the sleep of the drunkard brief and disturbing". Actually, at first the alcohol throws a person into a kind of heavy narcotic sleep that has little to do with this holiday. The person who decided to use alcohol as a sleep aid, risks soon become alcohol-dependent and start to suffer even more from sleep disturbances. Addiction has long been known that alcohol insomnia is a harbinger of the imminent coming of the "blue devils" and other psychoses associated with irrepressible consumption of alcohol. Therefore, as a remedy against insomnia, experts recommend physical activity and exercise, when possible – in the fresh air.
Thanks to alcohol increases appetite
In a sense is true, because alcohol irritates the stomach lining. Not to forget, than it is fraught with irritation: gastritis, ulcer, pancreatitis, potential degeneration and impaired absorption of nutrients. Alcohol in large quantities has a negative impact on the heart rhythm and breathing, so these aperitifs – unsafe.
Alcohol improves creative and creativity
Delusion from beginning to end. The studies have established that the intake of alcohol and drugs, after a short time kills in a person's ability to think creatively. At first the alcohol provokes creative surge, but how long this state can't last, because alcohol destroys the neurons of the brain, thereby reducing the level of mental abilities of a person and leading to its complete degradation.