Alcohol is healthy because it promotes happiness and social connection
Alcohol triggers the endorphin system, the body’s reward system that provides us happiness and gives us a good-natured mood. When drinking, the release of endorphins causes a happy mood and promotes social bonding. Alcohol has been shown to improve mood and deepen and increase connection in social settings. A happy mood and social connections are critical to a person’s well being, and have been shown to have positive effects on mental and physical health.
-Alcohol often makes people’s moods worse, not better. -There are other, healthier ways to promote social bonding.
P Alcohol promotes happiness and social connection. P Happiness and social connection improve health.