Ten Questions About Alcohol

While much ado has been made recently about adults in their twenties and thirties adopting mindful drinking philosophies or giving alcohol up completely, recent figures estimate that 17.6 million Americans, or one in twelve people, struggle with alcohol abuse disorder. Among nutrition-related topics, the subject of alcohol is one of the most confusing for many people because it is often depicted as something very good for health, but yet we know that it can be quite dangerous and even lethal if taken too far. This handout will help to explain the effect that alcohol has on the body.

Ten Questions About Alcohol