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Woman beats DUI charge claiming she has Auto-Brewery Syndrome

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Drunken-driving charges against an upstate New York woman have been dismissed based on an unusual defense: Her body is a brewery.

The woman was arrested while driving with a blood-alcohol level more than four times the legal limit. She then discovered she has a rare condition called "auto-brewery syndrome," in which her digestive system converts ordinary food into alcohol, her lawyer Joseph Marusak said in interviews this week.  ...
To read the entire news story, please click: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/national-international/Woman-Arrest-DWI-Drunken-Driving-Body-Brewery-Defense-363864051.html?_osource=SocialFlowFB_LABrand

Apparently, this "auto-brewery syndrome" is caused by an overwhelming candida yeast infection.
 

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I was going to post this, but looks like Maria beat me to it yet again....
 
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