A 21-year-old member asked:
Can alcoholism contribute to a heart attack?
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Internal Medicine 20 years experience
6.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Child Psychiatry 35 years experience
Yes: Absolutely. Chronic alcohol dependency can adversely affect and damage every organ in the body, except the kidneys. Alcohol can damage the heart muscle-irreversibly. See: www.Aa.Org.
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Last updated Oct 3, 2016
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