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The extent of the depression is proportional to the concentration of alcohol within
the nerve cells. The nerve functions most prone to the action of alcohol are found
in the surface areas of the forebrain. Later, as the subject absorbs alcohol to a ...
For example, beer is absorbed more slowly than is an equivalent concentration of
alcohol in water. This is apparently because of the carbohydrates present in beer.
Also, alcohol consumed on an empty stomach is absorbed faster than an ...
Failure to keep the blood refrigerated or to add sodium fluoride resulted in a
substantial decline in alcohol concentration. Longer storage times also reduced
blood-alcohol levels. Hence, failure to adhere to all or any of the proper
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