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