One more beer and then we go...

Francis Heber Gonzalez's picture

Today, April 7th, is Alcohol Screening Day. "Ugh!  Don’t sign me up for that one!  Alcoholism. What an ugly word!"  Yes, it is.  But the reality of life as an alcoholic or having a friend or family member suffering from this health condition is even uglier.  

Why does alcohol cause so much trouble and why is taboo to talk about alcoholism? After all, alcohol is a legal product and in Puerto Rico consumption often is glorified.

Alcohol abuse damages brain during development

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This article discusses how alcohol abuse can damage rain development until 25 years of age in Humans. If you live in Puerto Rico and want more information call lien Pas at Assmca at 1-800-981-0023.

To read the full article, visit the Spanish version of this site.



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