(CHICAGO) -- A new study suggests that alcohol may prolong, rather than curtail, stress, according to HealthDay.
The study used 25 healthy men, and monitored their reaction to alcohol after completing a stressful public speaking project. The scientists found that stress can also change a person's reaction to alcohol, and even make him crave more alcohol.
The study will be published in the October issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research.
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