Alcohol its a very dangerous substance. Can quickly become addictive and the high availability of it can become very difficult to overcome the addiction. Alcohol does not only affect you both physically and mentally but it affects you in every aspect your life. Think about everything you might care for in life: relationships, profession, family, friends; alcohol affects of all of these. Once you are under the influence you are no longer you, you are an impostor that can sometimes wreck everything you work so hard to build and maintain.