‘Dry January’ Is Not A Quick Fix For Liver Damage Caused By Regular Drinking, Expert Warns

Giving up alcohol in January is seen by many as an ideal way to begin a healthier new year. For those of us who have managed a ‘Dry January’, one that’s free from alcohol, we might be feeling a sense of achievement. However, a leading consultant hepatologist warns that one month of abstinence may not be enough to revive the liver after previous prolonged spells of significant alcohol intake.