Drinking
Consequences

Drinking too much doesn’t just impact your health. Find out the other consequences that come from drinking too much.

Drinking Consequences

Besides the short- and long-term health effects of drinking too much, other things can happen because of your actions while drinking. Be aware of the consequences of drinking too much.

The Consequences Of Drinking Too Much

  • Injuries like burns, drownings, falls, car crashes and firearm injuries

  • Violence such as child mistreatment, domestic violence and suicide

  • Sexual assaults

  • Increased aggression, depression and anxiety

  • Sexual dysfunction

  • Sexually transmitted infections or diseases from unsafe sex

  • Unintended pregnancy

  • Social problems, including loss of productivity, family problems and unemployment

  • Financial loss due to injuries, property damage and crime

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Sources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism