St. Patrick’s Day is one of many holidays that revolves around drinking. It’s one of countless times when we’re surrounded by friends who are drinking or using. If you have different goals than your friends, it can be a challenge to strike a balance of having fun and staying safe.

Koorosh Rassekh, founder of Evo Health and Wellness, shares his tips for getting through St. Patrick’s Day.

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