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Alcohol’s Effects on Immunity

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This article is reprinted from NCADD Many people are aware that excessive drinking can be harmful to the liver and other vital organs; however, there is another, less obvious, body system that is vulnerable to the negative effects of alcohol: the immune system. Because of alcohol’s effects on the immune system, people who drink to excess are at increased risk of …

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Immunity for Calling 911 or Seeking Emergency Medical Assistance – Good Samaritan Laws

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Immunity for Calling 911 or Seeking Emergency Medical Assistance – Good Samaritan Laws To encourage people to seek out medical attention for an overdose or for follow-up care after naloxone has been administered, 37 states and the District of Columbia have enacted some form of a Good Samaritan or 911 drug immunity law. These laws generally provide immunity from arrest, …