How Beer and Alcohol Affect the Body

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Abstract:

This two-page handout educates people about how excessive drinking of beer or other alcoholic beverages can affect the body. It identifies the short term effects of drinking too much alcohol at one time, and examines its harmful long term effects on the health of heavy drinkers. The document uses an illustration of the human body to show where excessive drinking of alcohol can have particular negative health consequences. 

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Karen Chemical Dependency Taskforce of Minnesota
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
9/23/2015
Record Last Updated:
3/20/2018

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