Health movement leading to lower alcohol consumption: How are the companies coping?
According to the latest trends, more and more Americans are becoming health conscious. People nowadays are following different exercise routines like Yoga, Zumba etc. along with the traditional forms of exercise and are becoming more conscious about the kind of food they consume. This era of fitness and health consciousness has given birth to a new generation of people who want to either reduce or even stop…Read more
Addiction recovery is easier with strong support system
Recovering from a substance abuse is an individual experience, in a lot of ways. Navigating through recovery helps an individual to come face-to-face with their demons and deal with them effectively. However, during this time, the impact of social support cannot be marginalized. The support systems assure a person that they are not alone in…Read more
Secondhand harms of drinking impacts Americans, says study
Like smoking, alcohol abuse may also lead to secondhand harms, stated a recent study, published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. According to the study, every year, one in five U.S. adults, which approximates to nearly 53 million people, suffer from someone else’s drinking. The study performed an investigation on the U.S. national survey data and found that 23 percent men and 21 percent women experienced harm because of…Read more
Impact of alcohol on kidneys
People have been consuming alcohol since times immemorial. However, it is only recently that they have started becoming aware of the severe implications of alcohol on the human body. According to experts, people suffering from chronic kidney disease should avoid drinking altogether. While alcohol is known to majorly affect the liver, it can also aggravate…Read more