Our habits changed drastically as COVID-19 spread, streets emptied and lockdowns were enforced, and the repercussions of some of these newly acquired habits are now beginning to come to the fore. During the pandemic, many have used newly-acquired coping mechanisms to deal with the strain provoked by the situation. Increased use of alcohol in this capacity has been seen across the world, and in some cases it has extended to evolve into dependency. And with the prolonged nature of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated stress and anxiety, this trend is unlikely to end anytime soon.
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