Alcohol’s effects on the body

This Wednesday in BioSoc, we explored the effect of alcohol on our bodies. We started by investigating the brain and ‘drunkness’, delving into the neurotransmitters GABA and glutamate. We proceeded to talk about neuron inhibition, and how GABA inhibits and therefore slows neural communications. We concluded by watching a short video demonstrating the effect of alcohol on the liver. Next […]