The Link Between Sports and Substance Abuse

We Americans love sports. Whether it’s baseball, football, basketball or another athletic event, there are few things that capture our attention more than what takes place in the world of sports. Unfortunately, what many in Fresno, Calif. and elsewhere don’t understand is that athletes are far from immune to the substance abuse problems that plague […]

This is Your Liver on Alcohol

Excessive alcohol consumption is dangerous on several levels. Binge drinking can lead to blackouts, hospital visits, depression, disease and early death. One reason alcohol is so degenerative to our bodies is the affect it has on the liver. In large amounts, alcohol is difficult for the liver to process and break down. When the liver […]