It’s everywhere. Face it. But how much do you know about alcohol? Do you know about its effects on us?

  1. 1 True or False: Alcohol effects women differently than men

    woman-and-man
    1. True
    2. False
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    Wrong!

    True

    Biologically, women tend to have more fat than men, which means alcohol is absorbed more slowly and remains in the bloodstream longer. 

  2. 2 How many calories are in one glass (5 oz) of red wine

    red-wine
    1. 50
    2. 200
    3. 125
    4. 150
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    125 calories

    125 empty calories. What's a good, healthy food that you can have instead?

  3. 3 What is considered moderate drinking

    moderate-drinking
    1. Men: 2 drinks; Women 1
    2. Men: 1 drink; Women 1
    3. Men: 3 drinks; Women 2
    4. Men: 2 drinks; Women 2
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Men: 2 drinks; Women 1

    That's right. Two drinks for men and one for women. Don't forget about the biological make-up of each gender. 

  4. 4 True or False: It’s safer to drink on a full stomach

    dinner
    1. True
    2. False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    True

    Techincally, it's better to drink on a full stomach. But, is drinking really ever truly safe?

  5. 5 Which of the following is NOT a sign of alcohol poisoning

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    1. Blue-tinged skin
    2. Passing out and can’t be woken up
    3. Diarrhea
    4. Vomiting
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Diarrhea

    Alcohol can cause diarreah and a slew of digestive issues. But for the purpose of being aware of Alcohol poisoning, 

What's Your Alcohol IQ? Part 1

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    You could use a little brush-up on your knowledge of alcohol

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    It can be a dangerous substance and can easily be abused or misused. Here are some other articles to help you build your knowledge about alcohol. 

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    A little more studying won't hurt

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    Whether you’ve never had a drink, you’re well into your recovery, just beginning, or still drinking, you should know a little more about this substance. It’s legal, yes, but can still have such an impact on the body, brain, and behavior. Here are some more articles to help you build your knowledge! 

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    You know a little about alcohol but could use a little more information about it. You’re aware of what it can do to your body; however, maybe no one has told you about the differences between men and women when it comes to processing a drink. Here are some articles to help you grow! 

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    Your basic knowledge of alcohol is pretty good, but maybe you’re unsure of the signs of alcohol poisoning what moderate drinking is. Here are some informational articles to help you learn more! 

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    Keep up the good work on your studies. It helps to know more about the effects alcohol can have on people and what to look for if someone has consumed too much. Here are some helpful articles.  

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    You have a great understanding of basic alcohol facts. Great job! To learn more, here are some other articles. 

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Samantha Curreli
Samantha Curreli is a staff writer at Reach Out Recovery. Sam is also a graduate of Arcadia University's MFA in Creative Writing Program and a freelance journalist for New Jersey music magazine, The Aquarian Weekly. She has had multiple pieces of fiction published in literary magazines and short story anthologies.

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