Drinking Facts One drink can turn into six quite quickly. Consequences of drinking too much range from embarrassing to dangerous and destructive. Learn some drinking basics before your next night out so you can drink responsibly! Standard Drink How many “standard drinks” are in that Long Island? Visit this page to find out. Binge Drinking If you drink four beers over the course of a six-hour BBQ, is that binge drinking? Find out what it really means to “binge drink.” Effects of Alcohol Did you know that alcohol affects everyone differently? Learn about the short-term and long-term effects of alcohol on your health, sleep, work performance, sex life and more. Alcohol Poisoning Would you know what to do if your buddy showed signs of alcohol poisoning? Learn the warning signs and what to do in an emergency so your night out doesn’t end badly. Drinking Consequences Drinking too much doesn’t just impact your health. Find out the other consequences that come from drinking too much. Drunk Driving There is no excuse for driving buzzed or drunk. Discover ways to get home safely after a night of drinking.