alcohol and menopause
February 22, 2024

Alcohol and Menopause

Menopause causes dramatic physical and emotional changes, including hot flashes, night sweats, insomnia and unpredictable mood swings. Some pre- and post-menopausal women may find themselves turning to alcohol for relief, unaware of the potential risks of this coping mechanism. Alcohol and Menopause Symptoms Approximately 75% of women experience hot flashes and...

alcoholic neuropathy
November 22, 2021

Alcoholic Neuropathy: Symptoms and Treatment

Alcoholism (chronic alcohol use disorder) is associated with serious accidents, overdose, cancer, heart and liver disease, and weakened immune systems. Regular heavy drinking can also cause less life-threatening problems that run the spectrum from major disability to persistent nuisance. One example is alcoholic neuropathy, a variety of unpleasant symptoms...