The holiday season is in full swing! We are attending parties, family gatherings, and celebrations galore! What is one of the most common ways to kick back and enjoy the holidays? Drinks! Whether you’re looking to let loose and party or trying to relax and unwind after a long day, tis the season for drinkin’.
According to a report by BacTrack, a company that manufactures breathalyzers, the months of December through March have the highest occurrence of days where the BAC was 0.06% or higher. Between the holidays and the colder weather we are imbibing at a higher rate this time of year.
While having a drink or two can be an enjoyable way to socialize and relax, it’s important to know the effects that alcohol has on our health and to be aware of the risks associated with drinking both short and long term.