Alcohol consumption and the risk of sexual victimization

Drinking alcohol is perceived more as a sharing activity across many cultures all over the world and it has been found through numerous studies that it indeed is linked to violent crimes and even death. As per a study conducted by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), in most cases of all violent crimes, either alcohol has been consumed by the perpetrator, the victim, or they both were under the influence of alcohol. Read more

Women face greater risk of alcohol’s damaging effects

Women are more susceptible to the damaging health effects of alcohol when compared to men. This is due to the fact that women are generally smaller in stature and have less body water than men.

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