How are alcohol and HIV related? - Substance Abuse, part 2
This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about the role of alcohol in the spread of HIV. It discusses how binge drinking and being drunk can affect a person's ability to make safe choices, and participate in behaviors that can increase their risk for HIV infection and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). The document outlines how drinking can affect medication adherence, and identifies other health risks associated with alcohol abuse.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.