Fast Fact: Alcohol Awareness
Video Transcript

"A gray background with a yellow, blue, and black Deaf Health Communication and Quality of Life Center logo on the top left. A South Asian male with black hair is wearing a white lab coat.

"Did you know that April is Alcohol Awareness Month? This Deaf Health lab asked 1,271 Deaf ASL users about alcohol use in the past 30 days. More than half (58%) said they drank alcohol within the past 30 days. In this group of drinkers, 9% said they drank more than once every day in 7 days.

It is important to pay attention to how much you drink. Excessive alcohol intake can affect your health, you could develop liver disease, heart problems, kidney disease, and more health complications. It is important to drink safely!"

Did you know that April is alcohol awareness month? Too much alcohol intake can cause some damage to your organs such as your liver, kidney, and brain. Watch this video to learn more about the risks!