Check out this video about the affects alcohol on your mind and body.

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Damage to Self:

  • More than 1,400 college students (ages 18-24) die each year from alcohol related injuries.
  • One-third of students admitted to driving while under the influence of alcohol or other drugs in the past year.
  • Memory loss can occur during periods of heavy drinking.
  • Alcohol use can cause academic impairment.
  • Students who misuse alcohol risk personal injury and even death!

Damage to Others:

  • 700,000 college students (age 18-24) are victims of alcohol related sexual assault or date-rape.
  • Excessive drinking is a contributor to fights, interpersonal, and sexual violence.
  • 8% of students admitted damaging property or pulling a fire alarm in connection with drinking.
  • 600,000 college students (age 18-24) each year are assaulted by another student who has been drinking.
  • Alcohol is the #1 date-rape drug.
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