One of the first steps to decreasing your risk associated with alcohol use is to understand the concept of a standard drink. We use this term to express a standardized measurement of pure alcohol, .6 fluid ounces of pure alcohol. Drinks come in different sizes and have varying potency, thus, it’s important to have an understanding of the chart to the right. Explore these videos and websites further to get a better understanding of this important concept.
Visit the NIAAA’s website Rethinking Drinking for additional information