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What Happens To Your Body During The Year After You Quit Drinking Alcohol

What Happens To Your Body During The Year After You Quit Drinking Alcohol

Since childhood we’ve been always warned about the harmful effects of too much alcohol and as we grew, most of us have become too familiar with it than needed. There’s no doubt that alcohol plays a huge role in most of the American adults lives, indeed it was reported that more than 50% of the US adults drink alcohol on monthly basis. Occasional drinking was found to improve the health in certain ways but regular binging just to relax does not. Not to freak you out, but the harmful effect alcohol can have on your health can vary anywhere between inflammation on your organs and joints to cancer, liver damage, diabetes and potential damage to your DNA alongside with the …

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Alcohol Consumption Is Linked To Seven Types Of Cancer

Alcohol Consumption Is Linked To Seven Types Of Cancer

The medical awareness is recommending people to treat alcohol as a substance that should be used with caution, apparently there’s a good reason for that. Regular consumption of alcohol lead to several health concerns including depression, high blood pressure and dementia. Doctors have also long suspected a link between drinking alcohol and the susceptibility to cancer but that link was not certain yet. In a recent review published by the journal “Addiction” confirmed that consuming alcohol regularly can cause cancer in not just one or two parts of the body but seven including: Mouth and throat. Esophagus. Larynx. Liver. Colon. Rectum. Breast. Alcohol causes all these types of cancer in a number of ways. For instance, when booze directly get …

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Ridiculous Myths People believe about Alcohol

The Top 5 Most Ridiculous Myths People believe about Alcohol

So maybe the title gave away the fact that I don’t exactly “favor” alcohol drinking. What is to like about making an ass of yourself and giving your poor liver much more work than what it could do? And people seem to believe the most ridiculous myths about drinking alcohol, and how it can be alright in certain cases. 1- Drinking a certain amount of alcohol makes you an alcoholic. Tolerance for alcohol and how long drinking it can make you addicted to it is different from one person to another. So, it is not really easy to determine whether you are addicted to alcohol or not. 2- To get rid of hangovers, get a shower, some caffeine, some greasy …

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Side Effects of Excessive Chronic Alcohol Consumption

8 Terrible Side Effects of Excessive Chronic Alcohol Consumption

Excessive alcohol consumption is a worldwide dilemma with catastrophic consequences to an individual’s health, his surrounding’s health. It is also a main cause of crimes and ends up with the individual’s death in many cases. Drinking more alcohol than the liver can metabolize not only damages the liver, the alcohol deposits in the blood stream, reaches the heart where it can be distributed to the rest of the body. Here are some of the terrible effects of excessive chronic alcohol consumption: Liver Damage : The liver is a definite organ susceptible to serious damage because of drinking since it’s where alcohol metabolism occurs. The liver is prone fatty liver which is a case of excessive fat surrounding the liver, alcoholic …

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