Though drinking beer is a socialisation experience and part of tradition for most people and cultures worldwide, excessive beer consumption may bring about a swarm of negative consequences ranging from inappropriate social behavior to chronic health conditions.

If drank according to the recommended dosage, beer can even be health beneficial. For instance, it can prevent kidney stone formation, osteoporosis, cardiovascular disease or ulcer. Moreover, beer is a source of antioxidants, vitamins and fibres. It does not make you fat and contributes to the overall body wellbeing.