Alcohol Abuse Is A Common Pleasure For Society Essay

1508 Words Jul 12th, 2015 7 Pages
Alcohol abuse is a disease many people in our society are suffering from, which has currently intergraded in many different cultures. Alcohol is readily available to anyone (even young teenagers) in their neighborhood convenience stores. Society tends to drink for reasons or occasions that vary and every individual has their own personal belief as to why they consume alcohol. The outcomes of consuming alcohol differ between every individual. Today, there is many cultures throughout the world who accept alcohol as a common pleasure for society. There is a line between drinking for social entertainment with other piers and drinking because you have a problem. Alcoholism is a disease that lives among our society today. According to an article “Alcohol abuse is defined as a pattern of drinking that results in varies crucial situations within a 12 month period.” (Psychology Today) If alcohol is consistently used overtime people will engage into alcohol abuse, which will lead to critical health issues and in time will cause death. Alcohol can be recorded as far back in Egypt during ancient times and well known all over the world in different populations. According to an article, “Fermented existed in early Egyptian civilization, and there is evidence of an early alcoholic drink China around 7000 B.C. In India, an alcoholic beverage called sura, distilled from rice, was in use between 3000 and 2000 B.C. Several Native American civilizations developed alcoholic beverages in…

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