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The Benefits Of Drunk Driving

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Today people all over the world drink alcohol, but is it really worth it? Alcohol is a drug that can be used for medical reasons, but mostly used for recreational purposes. Alcohol also (when drinking lots of) can cloud your thinking making you do stupid things you would mostly never do if you weren't drunk. If alcohol was banned it would solve many problems such as drunk driving and much more. Alcohol should be banned across the country. To start if alcohol was banned drunk driving would be eliminated. According to the CDC “In 2014, 9,967 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes, accounting for nearly one-third (31%) of all traffic-related deaths in the United States”. Drunk driving is caused by alcohol, and without the drug people on the road will feel safer than ever before. The research today proves that drunk driving is a problem because of how many die on the road because of driving under the influence. Today there should be a law limiting the amount of…show more content…
According to the CDC the long term effects of drinking alcohol can lead to “high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, liver disease, digestive problems and more”. The usage of alcohol does not have any real benefits if consumed, alcohol harms anyone if consumed because it makes decision making hard which that can lead to death. Consuming alcohol should be banned because it can ruin lives of others not just the person who is consuming the drug. Finally, the usage of alcohol with other drugs can lead to death by an overdose (or alcohol poisoning). According to an addiction blog “Alcohol, when combined with other drugs (pain medications, sleeping pills, tranquilizers, etc.) can kill by interfering with the autonomic nervous system’s ability to regulate respiration”. Drugs and alcohol don't go well together and never should be combined together because it messes with your body and could lead to death by
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