What to know about alcohol intoxication

Alcohol intoxication refers to a temporary condition that occurs when a person drinks an excess of alcohol at one time.

Alcohol intoxication causes physical and behavioral symptoms that range from mild to severe.

Severe alcohol intoxication — or alcohol poisoning — is a dangerous condition that requires immediate medical attention.

 — is a dangerous condition that requires immediate medical attention.

Although people can safely consume alcohol without experiencing immediate adverse health effects, long term alcohol consumption can jeopardize overall health.

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