Alcohol - A Doctor's Point Of View!
BUSINESS ECONOMICS|August 16 - 31, 2018

Alcohol is the most common “drug” used and abused in this world.

Dr. Sarfaraz J. Baig

Yes, it’s a drug that has the potential to be beneficial when consumed in moderate quantities and extremely detrimental when abused in large quantities over a long period of time.

And it’s a drug and not “foodstuff” since biology has not endowed the body with the capacity to digest it. In this regard, it’s a foreign body similar to what a dust particle is to the eye. And therefore, after it’s consumption, the liver especially works real hard to eliminate it as it considers it as a “toxin”.

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