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This is what alcohol does to your body & brain

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Everyone loves a drink or ten, but have you ever stopped to consider exactly what it's doing to your body?

This excellent infographic, created by Business Insider, explains precisely what's happening to your brain and body when you imbibe some of the nation's favourite (legal) drug.

Some things are good, some things are bad, but we all know you're going to keep putting it down your gullet aren't you? You predictable lot.

Learn something new below.

Alcohol infographic

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