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Dorian KaiserPeriod-53/20/20Mr. NovakAlcohol Health PaperAlcohol is the third main cause of death in the United States, approximately 88,000people in a year die from alcohol related causes. There are so many short and longterm effects from the abuse of alcohol. Short term effects that alcohol can cause areslurred speach, diarrhea, drowsiness, vomiting, headaches, breathing difficulties,distorted vision and hearing Impaired judgment, dcreased perception and coordination,unconsciousness, anemia (loss of red blood cells), coma, and blackouts. The long termeffects that alcohol can do are unintentional injuries such as car crash, falls, burns,drowning, intentional injuries such as firearm injuries, sexual assault, domestic violence,sexual problems, permanent damage to the brain, vitamin B1 deficiency, which can leadto a disorder characterized by amnesia, apathy and disorientation, ulcers, gastritis(inflammation of stomach walls),and malnutrition cancer of the mouth and throat. Driving

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Term
Spring
Professor
Onuska
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Alcohol intoxication

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