It is possible to drink legally and safely—
when a person is 21 or older and drinks in
fairly small amounts. But if you’re under 21
—or if you drink too much at any age—alcohol
can be especially risky.
Just a few of the dangers of underage
Drinking too soon or too much:
...can affect your mood and your thinking.
...can hurt others, get you in legal trouble, and damage your relationships.
...can harm your body now and when you grow up.
...can get you hooked.
For details, check the links in this section.