Long Term Effects of Alcohol
Liver cells – amino acid metabolism
Synthesis of blood lipids
Toxic to muscle
Increased Blood pressure (heart disease is more likely)
Younger people: risk for death from any cause
o Table C-: Prudent Guidelines for Those Who Should not Drink Alcohol?
A normal heart vs. heart that drinks a lot of alcohol.. The heart that drinks
lots of alcohol will be double the size. And when regarding a heart, you
don’t want to have a bigger heart.
Alcohol and Nutrition