Bad Drinking Habits: Causes and Effects
Drinking is something that majority of grown people, and even youngsters, would do for fun. It is really a mind thing that would occur in these human beings. Although drinking could be very fun, there are people that would drink for negative purposes. Some causes of bad drinking habits are having stressful problems, and just being influenced by others that would drink a lot. If people don’t have self-control of their drinking habits, it can become something that can affect their lives in different ways. The effects of a bad drinking habit are health problems, furthering stress, driving while intoxicated, and having an urge to be violent.
The most important cause of a bad drinking habit is stress. People would usually stress about different things such as jobs, school, and/or home problems. There are job problems such as too much hard working, having bad co-workers, or just not liking the job period. Then, there is school problems such as bad grades, too much homework, or just a bad school schedule. There are home problems such as too much family drama, or not enough finance to pay bills at home. Overall, all of these problems are very stressful and can lead a person to go out to a bar or buy drinks every day. That is what leads someone to have a bad alcohol problems. Although stress is the most important problem that causes bad drinking habits, there are also problems that are not stress related.
Another cause for bad drinking habits is hanging around a crowd that drinks a lot. When someone hangs around people that drinks, they might get pressured or bullied by them and start to drink just to fit in. The influence would usually occur at a club or a big house party with a crowd of people. At first, they would begin to resist drinking, then there would be that one person or group of people that will keep asking them over and over until it get to a point where he or she would start drinking also. After...