alcohol and violence
what is alcohol?
"A colorless volatile flammable liquid that is the intoxicating constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks, and is also used as an industrial solvent and as fuel."
Why is drinking alcohol bad?
Alcohol is an addictive substance that may intoxicate the user. When intoxicated the user becomes more aggressive.
alcohol and violence are linked closer together than any other drug. The user has a lot less control over his or her body making them more prone to be the victim or abuser.
Domestic life and alcohol
Alcohol is the leading cause of domestic violence. It causes many families to break up. If the adult in the family drinks alcohol in front of children the children may follow afterwards.
alcohol and the law
In every us state, everyone needs to be at least 21 years of age to drink alcohol legally. Many teenagers abuse alcohol due to the fact that it is "The Forbidden Fruit". They think they are "cool" or "hip" but in reality if you get caught you'll be fined a lot of money which could put you in debt and ruin your life. so don't drink.
alcohol and suicide
Alcohol can make you even more depressed if you already are. Alcohol results in many teen suicides.