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Alcohol's Effects on Health

Research-based information on drinking and its impact.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Alcohol Facts and Statistics

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Updated: 2024

Learn up-to-date facts and statistics on alcohol consumption and its impact in the United States and globally. Explore topics related to alcohol misuse and treatment, underage drinking, the effects of alcohol on the human body, and more.

Alcohol and the Human Body

Discover the effects that alcohol consumption has on the human body such as increased risk for diseases and injuries.

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