Germany Declares Hangover an Illness

Germany Declares Hangover an Illness

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Many of you must be going out to parties where you eat, drink and enjoy. People drink alot and next day they have a headache, vomit, fever and are extremely tired. You all aware about this. If you drink a lot and have to work the next day, it becomes very difficult. You know about this. If you are hungover and can’t go to work, what will you tell your boss? It becomes very difficult to ask for a leave. If you are hungover and still go to work, your boss then shouts at you for being slow at work due to your hangover. These are problems that are very common and we all have experienced it. But people in Germany do not have to face these problems. They can drink and can take a leave. How? Well let me tell you. Do you know in Germany, there is festival called Oktoberfest and this is the sign name. Oktoberfest is a famous beer festival held every year in Munich. Every year it is held in the month of October. People in Germany love to drink a lot of Beer and this is why they have this festival. A German court has officially declared that hangovers are an illness. The German court has approved that now people can take a sick leave for this. Germans are very happy with the court’s decision. They can now enjoy drinking beer without worrying about going to work the next day. Now if people are hungover they can take leave from office and take rest. Wow that’s great. But wait!! You all may want the same in India, however India is very different from Germany. Remember to plan manage your drinks because if you are hungover, your boss will not give you a sick leave and you willm have to go to work.

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