Wellness Wednesday: Alcohol Consumption Spikes In Ohio Amid Coronavirus Quarantine
Ohioans bought 1.36 million gallons of liquor in March, a nearly 25 percent increase over the same period last year.
More of us are leaning on alcohol to beat quarantine doldrums and stress, but experts warn that extended overindulging could make it harder to put down the bottle when the lockdown is lifted.
Today on Wellness Wednesday on All Sides with Ann Fisher: the slippery slope of lockdown drinking.
- Dr. Julia Chester, professor of Psychological Sciences at Purdue University
- Charles W. Gehring, president and Chief Executive Officer of LifeCare Alliance
- Dr. Scott Scrape, pathologist and director of Transfusion Medicine at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
- Dr. Howard Werman, emergency medicine physician at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
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