Unsafe at Any Bar –

August 23, 2018 – Regular alcohol consumption can have negative impacts on the body’s organs and tissues, while binge drinking can lead to injuries or alcohol poisoning. Alcohol dependence can lead to self-harm or violence. “Previous studies have found a protective effect of alcohol on some conditions, but we found that the combined health risks associated with alcohol increase with any amount of alcohol,” lead author Dr. Max Griswold, of the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington, said in a statement. “In particular, the strong association between alcohol consumption and the risk of cancer, injuries, and infectious diseases offset the protective effects for ischemic heart disease in women in our study.”

Drinking alcohol can lead to 7 kinds of cancer, study finds…

Full Story @ CBSNews.com

SIGN UP TODAY!

Read the weekly Addiction Recovery eBulletin

For Email Newsletters you can trust.