Tag Archives: Alcohol

What Happens to Your Body When You Drink Too Much Alcohol?

Some people believe that an occasional glass of red wine can benefit your health. Regardless of the merits of this view, too much red wine is unhealthy. Alcohol can impair decision-making abilities and motor skills. It is frequently a factor in vehicular accidents, violent behaviors, unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases.1,2 Excessive alcohol consumption can… Read More »

The former party animal who is now 'allergic' to ALCOHOL: Mother, 42, quits drinking after reaction

The former party animal who is now ‘allergic’ to ALCOHOL: Mother, 42, cuts back on drinking after being left with burns and breathing problems from unusual reaction Cass Bowman, 42, would drink ten drinks a night, multiple times a week  Her skin would go red and blotchy all over her body and face after a drink… Read More »

Is it worth giving up alcohol for a month?

Image copyright BrianAJacksonImage caption Counting down the days…? Does giving up booze for a month make any difference to our health? Thousands across the UK are set to do just that as part of Go Sober for October, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Apart from raising money for a good cause, the charity suggests… Read More »