Many who have fallen victim to an addiction to alcohol have learned all too quickly about the harmful impact it can have on their body. While alcohol treatment centers are able to help individuals beat their addiction, the damage inflicted on one’s body by heavy drinking can be difficult to overcome—especially as so many different parts of the body can be affected by alcohol abuse. The best option is to never let such a potentially addictive and harmful substance take control of one’s life, because the effects can be truly devastating. The following infographic shows how alcohol can damage various parts of the body.
Approximately 15 million people in the United States have an alcohol use disorder. It’s a chronic disease characterized by uncontrolled drinking and preoccupation with alcohol