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How does alcohol affect the body?

Alcohol is a depressant! It depresses the central nervous system-leading to slowed reactions, slurred speech, and unconsciousness! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Nancy Reply:

    im an alcoholic thats why.scared already.lol

  2. Leota Reply:

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  3. Joseph Reply:

    It can ruin your kidneys!! It can give you really bad acid reflex. Than from that all kinds of medical problems. ulcers, blackouts (loss of memory). Sometimes hair loss if you throw up from drinking it can cause damage to your throat. It

  4. Teofila Reply:

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  5. Hortense Reply:

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  6. Beckie Reply:

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  7. Beverley Reply:

    Can alcohol affect anything else on your body besides…? … killing brain cells, producing a higher risk of liver cancer, dehydrating your body and skin, and a hangover? Wha

  8. Laine Reply:

    it goes into the blood then the brain! it can cause brain damage, liver failure, cancer (everyones got cancer these days) sores, weight gain, memeory loss, blacking out, even death, but who cares, lifes short, right??

  9. Lila Reply:

    Until the liver has time to break down the alcohol it keeps circulating in the bloodstream, affecting all of the body's organs, including the brain. The liver is able to

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