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This is how much of your life you spend hungover


Feel like most of your life is spent cuddling the toilet bowl in a hungover stupor? Well a new study shows roughly how much of your life is spent with a hangover...and you’re not going to like it.

Healthspan Ruby Effervescent Vitamin C carried out a survey on 2000 participants, trying to understand their alcohol drinking habits, which showed that most adults over the age of 18 wake up with a stinking hangover at least once a month.

They then worked this into the average lifespan of a human and the end result was that we spend 724 days of our life feeling like our head is about to implode.

Two years, to be precise.

Now I bet you are feeling one of two things. 1) Shame that so much time is wasted. 2) A fear that you wake up with more than one terrible hangover a month. Being a ShortList reader, you’re probably the latter (which is a compliment, because drinking’s cool).

Want some of your precious time back where you don’t feel like death warmed up? Then a nutritionist has came up with a scientific equation to help you beat it, which involves avocados and sweet potato fries rather than making yourself sick before you go to bed.



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