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When does alcohol consumption cause health problems?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Alcohol: Effects depend on the amount consumed. Small to moderate consumption causes reduced risks of blood clots , stone formation , diabetes & rheumatoid arthritis. Large consumption causes impaired memory & vision, anemia, cardiomyopathy, hepatitis, cancer mouth/esophagus, gastritis, pancreatitis, diabetes type 2, depression, anxiety, psychosis, insomnia, panic, cravings.
Last updated Jun 8, 2018


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