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What Makes A Heavy Drinker?

Everyone agrees “moderate drinking” is okay and “heavy drinking” is bad. The only problem is: Who gets to define what’s “moderate”?

June 16, 2015

Excessive Drinking Causes 1 In 10 Adult Deaths: U.S.

Washington (AFP) — Excessive alcohol consumption causes one in 10 deaths among U.S. adults, whether because of accidents or medical conditions that arise from long-term drinking, research showed Thursday. Each year, alcohol-related deaths cost the U.S. economy $224 billion, mainly in lost productivity, said a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The […]

June 26, 2014