Why We Should Revisit Our Drinking Habits as We Age
We have entered that time of year when darkness falls early, making for a long evening and the temptation to spend it by having one drink too many. The impending holidays will only increase the temptation as we visit with friends and family. It is important to understand why alcohol can act differently in older people than in younger people. An older person can develop problems with alcohol even though his or her drinking habits have not changed.