Alcohol consumption can lead to liver diseases such as fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis, and cirrhosis.
Regular and heavy alcohol consumption is associated with an increased risk of various cancers, including liver, breast, colorectal, and oral cancer.
Alcohol affects the central nervous system, leading to cognitive impairment, memory problems, and decreased coordination and motor skills.
Alcohol is highly addictive, and prolonged use can lead to alcohol dependency and alcohol use disorder (AUD).
Excessive alcohol consumption can contribute to high blood pressure, heart disease, and an increased risk of stroke.
Alcohol weakens the immune system, making individuals more susceptible to infections and diseases.
Alcohol interferes with the body's ability to absorb and utilize essential vitamins and minerals, leading to deficiencies and related health problems.
Alcohol impairs judgment, coordination, and reaction time, increasing the risk of accidents, injuries, and fatalities, especially when driving or operating machinery.