Up to 1/3 of college students say they’ve participated in binge drinking. On top of that, the American Heart Association says alcohol sales and consumption have gone up during the pandemic. Drinking alcohol has effects on physical health, increasing the risk of liver and heart disease, as well as worsening anxiety and depression. It also negatively alters memory, judgement, and decision making. Learn about safer consumption of alcohol, alternative coping mechanisms to the stress and anxiety of the pandemic, and the alcohol-related resources available to you during COVID-19.
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Campus Health Center remains open to serve Wayne State University students. Visit us in-person, over the phone, or through video. Call 313-577-5041 for an appointment today.