Alcohol affects the brain – Drinking alcohol leads to a loss of coordination, poor judgment, slowed reflexes, distorted vision, memory lapses, and even blackouts.
Alcohol affects the body – Alcohol can damage every organ in your body. It is absorbed directly into the bloodstream and can increase risks for a variety of life-threatening diseases, including cancer.
Alcohol depresses a person’s central nervous system, lowers inhibitions, and impairs your judgment.
Alcohol can kill -Drinking large amounts of alcohol can lead to coma or even death.
Alcohol can hurt others even if they’re not the ones drinking. If teenagers are around people who are drinking, they have an increased risk of being seriously injured, involved in car crashes, or affected by violence.