The most common liver diseases caused by consistent alcohol ingestion include steatosis (fatty liver), hepatitis (inflamed liver), cirrhosis (scarred liver), and ultimately liver failure and death.
Alcohol causes havoc in a healthy body and disrupts the flawless function of the immune system. When your immune system is weakened, your body is at a much higher risk for disease.
Not every experience with alcohol is the same for everyone. There are different factors that can affect how individuals’ bodies absorb and metabolize alcohol.