Why Health Experts Are Concerned About Increase in Alcohol Use Due to COVID-19

April 17, 2020

Millions of Americans stuck at home means that happy hour has moved from the bar to the living room, as alcohol sales are up almost 300%. Now the World Health Organization is saying that drinking can weaken your immune system and put you at greater risk for contracting the coronavirus. Many in alcoholism recovery are struggling, as Alcoholics Anonymous meetings have been deemed non-essential, leaving many without a friendly place to turn for support during the crisis.

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