Alcohol & Health
- Q Can hangovers be prevented?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineThere's only one surefire way to prevent a hangover, and you know what it is. Don't over-imbibe. That won't just help you avoid waking with pounding head eleven hours from now; it may help you avoid driving into a tree fifteen hours from now-well... Full Answer
- Q Can drinking alcohol cause vitamin deficiencies?
Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian, CardiologyHeavy drinking is known to cause folic acid deficiency. And even moderate drinking -- about one drink per day for women and two for men -- may pose a problem. Women in the Nurses' Health Study who drank moderate amounts of alcohol and took in little... Full Answer