Health Tip: Drink Responsibly
(HealthDay News) -- Responsible drinking is a surefire way to prevent alcohol abuse and alcohol poisoning, a dangerous complication of drinking too much.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggests:
Don't over-drink or binge drink.
Don't mix alcohol with energy drinks. The caffeine in energy drinks may mask the effects of alcohol and lead to drinking too much.
Avoid drinks with an unknown amount of alcohol.
If you see anyone with signs of alcohol abuse, seek immediate help.
Seek help if you think you have a drinking problem.