Liver Cirrhosis and getting involved in accidents are some of the well known consequences of alcohol consumption apart from other health issues. There are over 60 diseases which studies have shown are connected to alcohol use, meaning you should think twice about it if you thought vehicle accidents and liver damage are the only ones to fear.
As someone who studies alcoholism at Bowles Centre for Alcohol Studies (a university) and psychiatry professor at the Chapel Hill School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina, James C. Garbutt, MD has said that "Alcohol does all kinds of things in the body, and we're not fully aware of all its effects". This is a molecule which is pretty complicated.
Up to 12 health issues that are linked to acute alcohol consumption include: