In this podcast/article from KevinMD, the implications of long COVID (the symptoms occurring more than three weeks after infection, also known as post-acute COVID syndrome) – specifically focused on post-viral fatigue syndrome (PVFS) – are examined, as the inability to tolerate a glass of wine or a bottle of beer could be an important clue […]
Doctors, along with the rest of the nation, are drinking more during the pandemic. Five or more drinks a week is now standard fare for about 30% of Baby Boomer physicians, 26% of Generation X physicians, and 22% of Millennial doctors, up from the previous year by about 7%. But which specialties are drinking the […]
After tobacco use and excess body weight, alcohol consumption is the third major modifiable cancer risk factor. In its latest guidelines, the American Cancer Society has tightened its grip on its recommendations, basically telling people not to drink alcohol at all if they want to prevent cancer risk.