Quite a few people are asking when they can give their baby whiskey, vodka, wine, beer, bourbon and other alcohols. If you’re confused about when you can give your little one alcohol the answer is straightforward:
When Can I Give My Baby Alcohol? When They Reach The Legal Drinking Age
Any alcohol consumption affects the brain. You may experience difficulty walking, blurred vision, slurred speech, slower reaction times and altered behavior. Sometimes these impairments begin after only one or two drinks and they are quickly resolved after you stop drinking. Sometimes When a person drinks continuously over a long period of time they may have brain deficits that continue even after they are sober.
Children have a smaller body than an adult – they are affected by alcohol more quickly and to a greater degree
Exactly how alcohol affects the brain is still being researched, but the statistics clearly show that it is damaging.
Alcoholism is linked to the age that a person started drinking alcohol.
If you would like to know what the legal drinking age in your country is, please check out our link to Wikipedia’s table of international drinking ages.