Alcohol is a depressant, which means that it slows down the functioning of the brain and other organs. Energy drinks are a stimulant, which means that it speeds up how the body functions.
April is Alcohol Awareness month. It’s the perfect time to learn the facts and think about your choices.
When you drink alcohol, it passes quickly into your bloodstream and travels to every part of your body.
The effect on your body depends on your age, sex, weight, tolerance, and the type of alcohol.