Biological Causes Of Alcoholism

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Essay 3-Research Paper What causes alcoholism? Chris (Fan Chenxi) 2016314060620 UCD Section 1 International College Beijing May 24, 2017 What causes alcoholism? Nowadays, wine is popular and usually served on dinner parties. Many young adults would like to enjoy their nights at bars, cheering glasses of Tequila with friends. Some drinkers can control themselves and avoid drunk behaviors, but numerous people are addicted to alcohol and drink immoderately. About 10 to 15 million Americans get problems of alcoholism directly and nearly 35 million drinkers are indirectly influenced indirectly (Saxe, 1983). Alcoholism can result in serious problems such as drunk driving. In America, 10,076 people were killed in drunk driving crashes in 2013, which means every 53 minutes a person would die because of drunk driving (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2014). Hence, it is necessary to figure out the cause of alcoholism so that people can avoid alcoholism behaviors better. In this article, the causes of alcoholism are mainly concluded as biological causes, psychological causes and cultural and social influence, and the related proofs are as follows. Initially, the alcoholism can be decided by biological causes. Numerous people believe that the alcoholism is only nurtured by growing environment, and the heavy drinkers are totally influenced by their families and friends. In contrast, the alcoholism of certain person is greatly influenced by each person’s unique

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