Here’s a general fact: drinking takes a toll on your body, and we aren’t just talking after-effects. Though good in very restricted amounts, alcohol can increase your risk of increasing different types of cancer, including:
- Mouth cancer
- Oesophagus cancer
- Throat cancer
- Liver cancer
Hefty drinking affects your brain and can also lead to heart problems such as high blood pressure, stroke and uneven heartbeat.
So what happens to those who overdid it and then stopped completely? Well, if these photos are any sign, folks all over the world should stop drinking if they want to look healthier and better-off.
99 Days Sober: According to a study issued in the American Journal of Nutrition, alcohol is one of the biggest drivers of surplus food intake. Even mild alcoholism increases women’s brain activity in the hypothalamus, making them more sensitive to the smell of food and encouraging them to eat more. So it’s no wonder this lady lost a wild amount of weight after she stopped drinking. She must be feeling wonderful!