For many student days mean parties and alcohol and it can be easy to get caught up in the alcohol drinking culture, but drinking beyond the recommended levels can have consequences for your academic success, health, safety and life. If you are drinking alcohol try to drink sensibly so you stay healthy and don’t risk wasting your potential.

The NHS and Drinkaware have lots of useful information about alcohol and how to monitor your intake.

For useful tips on how to survive a student social life when it involves alcohol take a look at the Drink aware page: Freshers Survival Guide

If you are worried about how much alcohol you are consuming the NHS has some useful guidance