It shows their desire for taking care of their family, protecting them from accidents that might happen all of sudden and maintains all of their contented lives. People in the commercial look happier when they are together than being apart from each other. This implies the worth of keeping not only their own health but also their loved families and it can be kept by the health insurance. By showing this feature, the commercial appeals the importance and need of being insured for looking after their loved ones. What is more, people, situation, and voice or music have a big responsibilities to accomplish the rhetoric object.
Snyder uses the percentages of the average alcohol consumption of a certain age contrasting to the amount of time to support her claim. In the graphs provided, it can pinpointed that for “a 20-year-old man who saw few alcohol advertisements...was predicted to have 9 alcoholic drinks in the past month compared with 16 drink if he saw many advertisements”(Synder 5). Snyder uses fear and caution to attract the readers to her statement against the exposures that lead youths drinking. In the article, she states that underage kids “who consume approximately 20% of all alcoholic drinks...are involved in twice as many fatal car crashes while drinking”(Snyder 1). She list other negative effects of
For example “ according to a Home Office survey, 18 percent of young people aged 12-13 in the UK and 28 percent of those aged 14-15 caused damage while drinking. In addition, 10 percent of young people aged 15-15 said that they had got in trouble with the police as a result of drinking.” Secondly, car crashes risks are also related to alcohol. The driving skills of young people are affected by alcohol. Every year around 1900 people aged below 21 who die as a result of car crashes that involve underage drinking. Furthermore, sexual behaviour is affected by
They controlled thirty-seven percent of the market and had a revenue of 1.2 billion. But in October of 1982 they face their biggest crisis after seven people in Chicago were reported dead after taking extra-strength Tylenol capsules laced with cyanide. It was reported that an unknown suspect(s)
you killed three children, and your neighbor and yourself in crucial conditions. So, if school started later the chances of sleep deprived car accidents would decrease. And now we will be presenting to you real life occurrences from sleep deprived students. As of right now, 100,000 car accidents from sleep deprivation occur every year according to the SleepFoundation.org Now the strengths of our position include ,Not only will this help prevent car accidents, later start times improve better grades and overall health (according to University of Minnesota) A three year research project using data from more than 9000 students attending more than 8 schools in 3 states shows a rise in school attendance, test scores, and academic performance improved in math, english, science, and social studies with later start
It reveals the percent of students in a fraternity or sorority, actively involved or not, involved in binge-drinking episodes over the past two weeks. They studied binge drinking incidents and how often they binge drink (defined as having five or more drinks in a row), the average number of alcoholic drinks they consumed per week, the adverse consequences they had experienced in the previous year due to alcohol or other drug use, and the beliefs they hold regarding alcohol. Situations also recorded were average weekly alcohol consumption, hangovers, fights caused, and blackouts. Along with these statistics, beliefs were also recorded and there was a clear connection between alcohol and sexuality. Many believe that drinking alcohol makes it easier to create new friendships and new sexual opportunity.
If your values and beliefs were not straight then you would not mind how you look if you drink and the way in which the boy and girl looked would not affect you. However, if your values and beliefs are that of respect for yourself and others and how you
This all happens to him when he was in middle school in the early 2000s. The young man is still bisexual and still gender fluid, and he also serves as apart of the head of government affairs of the Trevor Project, which is the largest suicide and crisis prevention for L.G.B.T Youth. The Trevor project group have announced so many news reports about gay conversion therapy, which says “700,000 adults have gone through gay conversion therapy at some point in their life and that 350,000 adults received it as children. Another study tells about 20,000 L.G.B.T teens will receive conversion therapy before the age of 18, and that 57,000 teenagers will receive it for religious or spiritual adviser before adulthood.”(Sam Brinton) He is also trying to fix things with his family, but he said that the bond he had with them will never be completely fixed. He is one of many people, who have come out about their stories of conversion therapy and it has harmed them.
According to CNN, nearly 40% of all 12th-graders surveyed had used some sort of illicit drug in the past year. I continue to see people abuse drugs in my community, it’s time to start bringing light to this problem and hopefully an end. Drug abuse has been going on for hundreds of years, only recently scientists and medical professionals have come to understand that addiction is actually a disease. Despite what researchers have said, many people still consider addiction a choice and those who suffer from it have bad
Should the U.S. Legal Drinking Age be lowered from 21 to 18 Years of Age? Alcohol is considered the drug of choice for many American youth. Statistics provide that there are more than 10.1 million underage drinkers in the U.S. with 85 percent of college students and 72 percent of 12 graders having tried alcohol. As a result, underage drinking contributes to death from injuries, increases the risk of sexual and physical assault, as well as playing a role in risky sexual behavior. However, there have been increasing debates over whether the minimum legal drinking age should be reduced from 21 years to 18 years.
That is one year of school that a teenager is missing and will have to make up. A DUI conviction for a teenager could also result in three to five years of probation (Duke, 1). It is not only teens that get caught for drinking and driving, adults do it also. Justin Bieber was arrested for drinking and driving in 2014. Justin thought that since he was a "pop star", he would be let off the hook.
1. A powerful blow to the head, neck or chest that causes the victim to fall to the ground unconscious is called a ‘king hit’. The victim may die due to the force of the blow received, or due to the impact of their skull coming into contact with the ground. Since 2000, as many as ninety Australians have been killed as a result of king hit attacks. In almost three-quarters of the deaths recorded between 2000 and 2012, alcohol was involved, said Jennifer Pilgrim, a researcher from the department of forensic medicine at Monash University.
Significant declines include sharp drops from previous years in daily alcohol use by 10th and 12th graders (0.9 percent and 2.2 percent, respectively, in 2013). In 2013, 22.1 percent of high school seniors reported binge drinking (defined as 5 or more drinks in a row in the past 2 weeks)—a drop of almost one-third since the late
In an article by David Skorton, previous president of Cornell University and avid anti-hazing activist, it is stated that “Nearly 2,000 alcohol related deaths occur each year among American college students.” He goes on to tell that at Cornell University were two to three times more likely to be involved in an access of alcohol consumption and drug use. (Skorton p. A23) Alcohol misuse can result in “risky sexual behaviors, [acting] irresponsibly at times, and [hurting] academic standing.” (Nuwer p. 57) Many times the abuse of alcohol can prove to be fatal, as it was in the case of Gabriel “Gabe” Higgins of the University of Texas. In a book written by Hank Nuwer, he tell the tell of how Gabe died due to an alcohol related drowning. (p. 79) He died after being forced to down liquor and then swim in the Colorado river. (Nuwer p.