Dr. Brian Lee

hepatologist and liver transplant specialist with Keck Medicine at the University of Southern California

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With the loneliness of quarantine and lockdowns, alcohol consumption has been going up.

During COVID: More alcohol consumption, more hospital patients with liver disease

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