In case you didn’t already know, April is Alcohol Awareness Month. This is known as a National Health Observance by the U.S. government. What does that mean, exactly? Well, it means that April is the month that the government health organizations — and many others, such as media outlets and sobriety influencers — attempts to teach the general public about why drinking can be dangerous. For instance, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, drinking in excess increases people’s “risk of injuries, violence, drowning, liver disease, and some types of cancer.”
This is obviously one of the reasons that The Temper exists and so, this month (and every month), we wanted to bring you some facts about the dangers of alcohol use.
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