Alcohol warms you up? How body temperature is really affected by drinking (VIDEO).

Does Drinking Alcohol Really Warm You Up?  

Does Drinking Alcohol Really Warm You Up?  

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Dec. 15 2014 1:38 PM

Out Cold

What really happens to your body temperature when you drink.

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Alcohol increases blood flow to the skin, giving drinkers a deceptive warm glow, but it actually has a much different effect. The video above shows what really happens to your body temperature when you drink.