• Briana Theroux

Rethinking Ethanol During COVID

Updated: Apr 1



Only essential businesses are allowed to stay open in New York due to the COVID measures being put in place. โฃ

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Did you know that includes liquor stores? One of the reasons given for liquor stores remaining open is to prevent the influx of hospital patients detoxing from withdrawal. โฃ

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๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜โ€™๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ฏ๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฑ. โฃ

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Most people wonโ€™t have medical detox problems, and a lot of the issues around alcohol are due to ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐—ฝ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฒ๐˜…๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€, not actual physiological issues. โฃ

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If you expect to have problems when you stop drinking, then you will. If you donโ€™t have expectations, then you wonโ€™t have medical detox problems unless you were pounding alcohol on a daily basis or have a rare underlying condition.

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On top of that, one of the news anchors said that people are going to go crazy because they canโ€™t leave their house to get a drink when stressed. โฃ

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๐——๐—ผ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜†๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฒ ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—บ ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ? โฃ

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If your life is going to go downhill because you canโ€™t get a drink, then this is a great time to reassess your relationship with alcohol.โฃ

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This pandemic is a fantastic time to reassess our relationship with many autopilot behaviors. Alcohol abuse (not to the point of rare physiological dependence) is a virus in itself that has worn out its welcome in society. โฃ

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