MRI reveals altered brain structure in fetuses exposed to alcohol

“Fetal alcohol syndrome is a worldwide problem in countries where alcohol is freely available,” said Gregor Kasprian, M.D., associate professor of radiology at the Medical University of Vienna in Austria. “It’s estimated that 9.8% of all pregnant women are consuming alcohol during pregnancy, and that number is likely underestimated.” Fetal alcohol syndrome is the most … Read more

Only alcohol — not caffeine, diet or lack of sleep — might trigger heart rhythm condition

Only alcohol — not caffeine, diet or lack of sleep — might trigger heart rhythm condition – NovLink Home Mash E Only alcohol — not caffeine, diet or lack of sleep — might trigger heart rhythm condition We would love to say thanks to the writer of this post for this outstanding content Only alcohol … Read more

Drinking alcohol to stay wholesome? That might not work, says new study

Journal Reference: Ulrich John, Hans-Juergen Rumpf, Monika Hanke, Christian Meyer. Alcohol abstinence and mortality in a general population sample of adults in Germany: A cohort study. PLOS Medicine, 2021; 18 (11): e1003819 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003819 Previous studies have suggested that people who abstain from alcohol have a higher mortality rate than those who drink low to … Read more

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