Unit 2

Abstain from alcohol

Whats legal

The legal limit to drive with alcohol is .08%

It causes 60% of all drownings

Suicides

Out of all of the suicides committed each year, 20-35% are because of alcohol


Abuse

Alcohol is the reason for for 38% of child abuse


Also for 50% of spousal abuse

Assault

Alcohol is the reason for 52% of rapes in the U.S.


Also responsible for 62% of assaults

Depressant

Alcohol is actually not made to help you feel better, it's a depressant


Death

-Alcohol causes 49% of all murders


-Alcohol is the cause for 68% of manslaughter commited