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Alcohol abuse

Philip M. Parker

Alcohol abuse

a medical dictionary, bibliography, and annotated research guide to Internet references

by Philip M. Parker

  • 380 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by ICON Health Publications in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliography,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions,
  • Dictionaries,
  • General,
  • Electronic books,
  • SELF-HELP,
  • Computer network resources,
  • Alcoholism

  • Edition Notes

    Title from e-book title screen (viewed Jan. 16, 2004.).

    StatementJames N. Parker, and Philip M. Parker, editors
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC565 A43 2003eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25568796M
    ISBN 100585491801
    ISBN 109780585491806
    OCLC/WorldCa54040350

    Although many adults drink alcohol, it can be a harmful substance. This book guides teens to think about the legal and physical consequences of alcohol abuse and it provides support for teens who are experiencing alcohol dependency or have loved ones that are addicted to alcohol. Although they have fewer calories, many light beers have almost as much alcohol as regular beer—about 85% as much, or % versus % alcohol by volume, on average. Check the alcohol content of your beverage. Malt beverages are not required to list their alcohol content on the labels, so you may need to visit the bottler's Web site.

    The premier text on substance abuse and addictive behaviors is now in its updated and expanded Fourth Edition, with up-to-the-minute insights from more than experts at the front lines of patient management and research. This edition features expanded coverage of the neurobiology of abused substances, new pharmacologic therapies for addictions, and complete information on “club drugs 4/5(3). Alcohol was my stress reducer, my reality fighter, the conferrer of artificial joys. It was also wreaking havoc on my life. The singer and fashion mogul is ready to talk about sexual abuse.

    Alcohol Use and Your Health Drinking too much can harm your health. Excessive alcohol use leads to ab deaths in the United States each year, and shortens the life of those who die by almost 30 years. Further, excessive drinking cost. the economy $ billion in Most excessive drinkers are not alcohol dependent. While drinking alcohol is itself not necessarily a problem—drinking too much can cause a range of consequences, and increase your risk for a variety of problems. For more information on alcohol’s effects on the body, please see the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism’s related web page describing alcohol’s effects on the.


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