Worthy of an IgNobel (if not a Nobel) Prize

From ScienceDirect: “Alcohol-induced hangover constitutes a significant, yet understudied, global hazard and a large socio-economic burden. Old folk wisdoms such as “Beer before wine and you’ll feel fine; wine before beer and you’ll feel queer” exist in many languages. However, whether these concepts in fact reduce hangover severity is unclear.

“The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of the combination and order of beer and wine consumption on hangover intensity.”