Drinking Problems Rampage Among College Students Causing Severe Health RisksDecember 16, 2019 |
by Xinyi Zhang
College students often assume that they can escape most of the negative physical and mental effects of consuming alcohol because they are young and healthy and some don’t drink all that frequently. But even minimal consumption of alcoholic beverages can still have significant negative impacts on health regardless of age. That’s according to Dr. Mashkoor A. Choudhry, a Loyola University professor of surgery, microbiology, and immunology.
Alcohol has a major impact on physical health, personal safety, and is linked to mood, and eating disorders, he says.