With more teens starting to drink and abuse alcohol this program discusses the effects and consequences of alcohol use. It shows the effect that alcohol consumption has on the body and describes some of the health risks of short and long term use. The program also summarizes the reasons why teens chose to drink and the organizations to help with substance abuse. Students tell us in their own words why they drink, why their friends drink, and how they feel about alcohol. After completing the program, students will have a better understanding of alcohol, its effect on the body, what alcohol dependency is and why a teen may chose to use alcohol. Real Teens give us insights into the use of alcohol in their lives. Subjects Covered Include: • The effects of alcohol. • The risks involved with alcohol. • Alcohol use & peer pressure. • The long term health risks involved with alcohol. • The parts of the body responsible for breaking down alcohol. • Alcohol abuse & dependency. • The warning signs of alcohol dependency. • Organizations to help with alcohol abuse & dependency.