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Alcohol and You: An Interactive Body

Virtually every organ system is affected by alcohol. Drinking in moderation may cause problems to one's body, and drinking heavily over the years can cause irreversible damage. However, most diseases caused by excessive drinking can be prevented.

Click on one of the organs in the interactive body to find out more!

If you have trouble using the interactive feature below or Javascript is disabled, view this page for a list of alcohol's effects on the body.