Depending on whom you ask, Vodka can be a blessing or a curse. The popular beverage which is generally composed of ethanol and water. It is a trendy drink which often scores quite well in the bar menu presented in restaurants, parties or small gatherings.considering all of side effects and disadvantages of it, thanks to food drink article we create a list of what most of people are not aware of: THE ADVANTAGES OF VODKA.
#1.”I am so nervous… ” Oh .. well let’s have a drink, maybe!
May people understand the relaxation effect of alcoholic drinks, but making vodka your drink of choice might provide scientifically measurable benefit. Vodka reduces stress better than the alcohol-equivalent of red wine. Participants given a one-to-five combination of 100-proof vodka and tonic showed a lower response to stressors monitored on brain scans, even though they also showed a decreased attention span than participants given a placebo..
#2. Trying to lose weight !??!
If you’re trying to lose weight or following a low-carb diet, vodka is a reasonable alcohol choice. According to the USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory, it contains only 64 calories per ounce and is totally free of carbohydrates; beer, on the other hand, is almost entirely carbohydrates and can have well over 100 calories per serving. The trick is to choose tonic as your mixer or drink the vodka neat or on the rocks. Vodka’s versatility as a cocktail base means that many people tend to mix it with sugary juices or creamy liqueurs that can add hundreds of calories, negating the low-calorie benefit of the vodka itself
#3. A shot for Increasing cardiovascular health!
The School of Public Health at Harvard University found that “moderate amounts of alcohol raises levels of high-density lipoprotein, HDL, or ‘good’ cholesterol and higher HDL levels are associated with greater protection against heart disease. Moderate alcohol consumption has also been linked with beneficial changes ranging from better sensitivity to insulin to improvements in factors that influence blood clotting….Such changes would tend to prevent the formation of small blood clots that can block arteries in the heart, neck, and brain, the ultimate cause of many heart attacks and the most common kind of stroke.” This finding is applicable to both men and women who have not been previously diagnosed with any type of cardiovascular disease
#4. Ah-CHOO ! .. bless you, have a shot of vodka
Consumption of vodka may help to treat common digestive disorders for example irritable bowel syndrome, but remember excessive intake may affect liver health resulting in other health complications. vodka can also be used to reduce fever and flu.
#5. You look so beautiful today! did you have a shot OF VODKA last night ??
Vodka will come to your service as a beauty aid. It works wonderfully well on the skin which help cleanse the pores and tighten them attributing to its astringent properties. Vodka has been found quite useful and it is included in a variety of botanical beauty stuff such as cleansers, toners and anti-acne products. It promotes healthy hair growth by cleansing the scalp and eliminating toxins in the hair. Vodka also helps in treating the problem of dandruff and it is used in the preparation of hair stimulating tonics and conditioners.
#6. Animals bite??
Vodka has antiseptic qualities that really help in preventing the development of infections from instances like animal bite. Alcohol content present in vodka helps in sterilizing the wound. Colorless, flavorless vodka is useful as an extractive solvent and is used through the herbalists to make alcohol-based ointments. Such salves vaporize readily leaving behind only the curative properties of the specific herbs used. Stay away from vodka based liniments on dry, burned or sensitive skin unless mentioned within the instructions.
#7. Lowers high blood pressure
Consumption of vodka can help prevent your risk of developing hypertension, but moderation can’t in any way be overemphasized. Recent studies show significant improvement in patients with high blood pressure after receiving small amount of vodka.
Swishing a little amount of vodka may be only a shot around an aching tooth may be useful. Letting some of the vodka get absorbed in the gums might help in reducing the pain in the infected area. Vodka combined with cinnamon in specific quantities work as an effective mouthwash and cures bad breath.
#9. Uhh .. hangover agaaaain !! Have a shot!
It may be a little hard to believe, but vodka can combat stinky morning breath.Strange, considering after a big night out, you hardly wake up with good breath. But, apparently, it works just like store-bought mouthwash you sip, swish and spit.Be careful not to swallow, though
#10. PARTY TIME !!! … DONT WORRY ABOUT YOUR HAIR!
There’s nothing worse while getting ready to go out on a Friday night than having your can of hairspray hiss in defeat: empty. Never fear, vodka is here! And, let’s be honest: You are more likely to have a bottle of vodka laying around than a spare bottle of hairspray.Siobhan O’Connor and Alexandra Spunt, authors of “No More Dirty Looks,” have a recipe that’s simple and easy to whip up.
#11. And … of course:
Vodka is a pleasure of life, but it can also be considered a dangerous sport if overdone.
CHEERS , GOUMARJOSE, PROHST, SALAMATI AND Будем здоровы!