Does more aboriginal people drink alcohol than non-aboriginal people?
no that is just saying that they are bad people when they are not.
People who drink alcohol tend to die the ways other people do. However, those who drink beer, wine and liquor in moderation tend to have better health and greater longevity than do those who abstain or who abuse alcohol. Because alcohol eats at your liver and is very bad for your immune system.... yuck
People drink alcohol for so many reasons. One common reason is to escape from the reality. Some drink as medicine thinking that alcohol will help circulate blood to each corner of the body. Some drink to socialize themselves as they can talk without much inhibition. Some consider alcohol as a part of the meals. Remaining others drink to kill themselves.
It is not always recommended, but lots of people with epilepsy do drink alcohol. There are many causes of seizures, so different people are affected by different things that can trigger their seizures. There is also the consideration of medication that people may be on. Each case is different. So some people can drink alcohol and others should not. It is best to consult with a doctor.
In small quantities, alcohol relaxes people , reduces inhibitions, and is quite enjoyable. That is why most people drink. About 10% of the population, on average, is prone to alcohol addiction. Addiction causes them to drink to excess, and have a great deal less fun. They then drink because, if they do not, they are even more miserable than when they do.