Alcohol is used in many different circumstances in our culture. When used in moderation, alcohol can be beneficial. However, overuse can become abuse. In this course, we will explain both the short and long-term effects alcohol has on your body. Also, we’ll discuss the signs and symptoms of intoxication and alcohol abuse in both yourself and others. Lastly, we’ll look at ways to make wise choices about alcohol consumption, including how to cope with dependence.