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IN People ON 24 Dec, 2015
This guy has got a real superpower. His body can produce alcohol on its own. Yes, it sounds unbelievable at first. But you will understand the whole science behind this once you are done with this story.
The Superhero for everyone who loves alcohol:
Matthew Hogg is the man who Is drunk all the time because his body produces alcohol on its own. "Auto-brewe syndrome"- where an excess of yeast trapped in the small intestine creates pure alcohol that gets absorbed directly into the bloodstream. Every time he eats sugar or carbohydrates, his body converts them into ethanol and he ends up either tipsy or hungover.
But what may sound a power to us, sometimes creates significant problems for Matthew. He Was arrested so many times; Tests proved he was intoxicated, and his wife thought he was a closet drunk, even though he never touched a drop of alcohol. But with time, he has made peace with it.
Here are the reactions of people when they heard about him :
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