3. Alcohol and social issues
- Family problems: arguments over someone's drinking can cause family and relationship problems that may lead to break up.
- Work problems: drinking alcohol at work and hangovers can lead to poor performance and accidents at work, while illness can result in absenteeism.
- Legal problems: drink-driving may lead to fines, loss of licence and even imprisonment.
According to Christianity, Proverb 20:1
According to Hinduism, The Rigveda (8.48.3):