scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 308
How does alcohol affect the human body Alcohol affects the whole body and does not just cause the drinker to act drunk Every part of the human body responds when alcohol is present in the body The brain is affected by alcohol with impairment in behaviour judgement memory concentration and co-ordination as well as mood swings and emotional outbursts The Central Nervous System is sedated by alcohol and the ability of the nerve cells to respond is damaged Sleep anaesthesia respiratory failure coma and death may follow large doses of alcohol Alcohol weakens the heart muscle and ability to pump blood causes irregular heart beats increases blood pressure and the risk of heart attack and strokes as well as inhibiting production of white and red blood cells Alcohol lowers the lungs resistance to infection and high amounts of alcohol may cause breathing to stop Muscles become weaker and atrophy pain spasms and tenderness occur from alcohol misuse The liver is one of the most effected organs from the use of alcohol Alcohol causes the liver cells to inflame and die preventing the liver from working efficiently and only has time to repair itself if alcohol is taken only in small amounts or infrequently Drinking alcohol can irritate the stomach and cause sickness and pain including irritation of the stomach lining peptic ulcers cancer bleeding lesions and inflammation The intestines are affected by alcohol with inflammation ulcers and cancer nausea diarrhoea vomiting sweating loss of appetite and the inability to process nutrients and vitamins Alcohol interferes with the bodys ability to absorb calcium resulting in bones being weak soft brittle and thinner The conclusion I make is an obvious one of the fact that alcohol affects many parts of the human body and the statement that alcohol has no effect on the human body is completely false and uneducated
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA