Chronic alcohol use is associated with heart, liver, brain, and
other organ pathology. Alcohol is a drug of abuse and a
caloric food and it causes poor intake and absorption of nutrients,
thus playing a major role in many aspects of clinical consequences.
Alcohol use lowers consumption of fruit and vegetables, lowers
tissue nutrients, and, in some cases, requires nutritional therapy
by clinicians. Alcohol, Nutrition, and Health... more...