Excessive drinking during pandemic increases alcoholic liver disease mortality

Excessive drinking during pandemic increases alcoholic liver disease mortality

Excessive drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic led to a significant increase in the number of deaths from alcoholic liver disease, causing more Californians to die from the disease than car crashes or breast cancer. Analysis by KFF Health News reveals. Lockdowns have left people feeling isolated, depressed and anxious, and some even increased their alcohol … Read more