Details have emerged regarding what caused Ric Flair’s recent health scare. According to Ric via People Magazine his near death experience was caused by years of Alcoholism. Ric has claimed that he would drink as many as 20 drinks per day according to TMZ. When Flair was hospitalized he was battling a bowel blockage, kidney failure, and hear failure. Ric is not out of the woods yet and faces a lengthy recovery from this illness. We at the dirtysheets.net hope Ric makes a speedy and full recovery.