Alcohol and Substance Abuse
By: Ben and Ethan
3.3 million deaths, or 5.9 percent of all global deaths were caused by alcohol consumption.
2 out of 5 15-year-olds report that they have had at least 1 drink in their lives
More than 10 percent of U.S. children live with a parent with alcohol problems
Myth: Mixing alcohol with energy drinks makes you "drunker".
Fact: Caffeine actually masks the effects because alcohol is a depressant and caffeine energizes.