Alcohol : Alcohol And Alcohol

3289 Words Feb 13th, 2015 14 Pages
Emanuel Daniels
Mr. Hance
English 12
January 28, 2015
Alcohol Issues Alcohol is a drink that has been used differently around the world. Alcohol not only plays a role in religion in the present, it also plays a role in the past. Alcohol has been made with honey and juice for thousands of years. There was a type of alcohol that was made in early China around 7000 B.C. In India, there was alcohol called sura and this was used between 2000 and 3000 B.C. and this beverage was made from condensed rice. Alcohol could also be made from honey water and this was called mead. The alcohol made from berries and honey came from the Middle East. Alcohol was used for nutrition, medication, rituals, funerals, and for enjoyment. However, alcohol use can cause serious problems to occur. Continued alcohol use makes people feel the need to have more and more alcohol. Alcohol issues occur with college students, high school students, and adults. Alcohol use is addictive and can lead to dependency and abuse, especially when consumed by young people like college students and high school students. When teens begin to transfer in to adulthood they gain independence and they face emotional and physical problems. There are young people that are already facing health problems because they are drinking too much at an early age. This is why underage drinking is one of the main reasons teens have health problems. The drinking age where teens start to drink is normally fourteen. When teens drink alcohol,…
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