How Alcohol Increases Your Risk of ‘Holiday Heart Syndrome’

Scientists have long been aware that heavy drinking increases the odds of heart failure. Although there are health risks, no one has pinned downed the trigger factor that leads an alcoholic to cardiac arrhythmias. A new study from Sweden now suggests that moderate to heavy consumption of wine and liquor increases the risk for atrial…

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Scientists have long been aware that heavy drinking increases the odds of heart failure. Although there are health risks, no one has pinned downed the trigger factor that leads an alcoholic to cardiac arrhythmias. A new study from Sweden now suggests that moderate to heavy consumption of wine and liquor increases the risk for atrial…

Daniel Lai / Aurora Photos
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