Seasonal drinking: Let's avoid the "January effect"
- The treatment of inebriety. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/28/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7502, p1250
Focuses on an article that appeared in this periodical in 1905 on the treatment of inebriety. Observations by Mr. Sheil on inebriety; Discussion of temperance.
- A Toast to Moderation. DRAWBRIDGE, JENNIFER // Cooking Light;Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p48
This article discusses drinking alcoholic beverages during the summer months and how moderate drinking can be beneficial to one's health. It is suggested that alcohol is not recommended as a stress reliever and that one should not drink in times of stress. Moderate drinking is also defined for...
- Beyond Political Correctness. Garbato, Deborah A. // Cheers;Sep2009, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p4
The article focuses on programs to increase social awareness about responsible drinking. It notes that past programs such as Drug Abuse Education (D.A.R.E.) failed because they were more reactionary than visionary. A program to combat underage drinking was launched in April 2009 by Fortune...
- A carreira moral da vergonha na visÃ£o de homens e mulheres "alcoÃ³latras". Alzuguir, Fernanda Vecchi // Physis: Revista de SaÃºde Coletiva;jan-mar2014, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p11
This paper analyzes the moral career of alcoholism treatment in a public health facility, with testimonials from "alcoholic" men and women on the moral of shame. The moral career is the sequence of changes that affect the scheme of identity and images with which a person judges others and...
- THE WORD. McCorry, Vincent P. // America;5/17/1958, Vol. 99 Issue 7, p244
The author shares his reflections on the epistle of Saint Peter regarding temperance. He says that imbibing on alcohol has always been a problem. It is not easy to be moderate when drinking alcohol is concerned. Saint Peter however said that if one is a sincere follower of Christ recalling his...
- Drinking habits LEVEL OFF. // Beverage Industry;Feb2000, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p9
Reports on the decrease in the consumption of alcohol by Americans in the 1990s according to a study released in the `American Journal of Public Health.' Retention of the rate of frequency and amount of heavy drinking from 1990-1995.
- Some of You May Be Throwing Off the Averages. Dolliver, Mark // Adweek Eastern Edition;8/7/2000, Vol. 41 Issue 32, p49
Presents survey results on how often United States individuals drink alcohol as of August 2000. Sex and age difference; Profile of the group who say that they are more likely to drink everyday.
- Abstinence is not the only answer. Poliafico, Frank J.; Ventura, Marissa J. // RN;Jan99, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p58
Recommends the emphasis of education over abstinence to avoid problems associated with drinking alcoholic beverages. Importance of stressing the value of controlled drinking; Significance of confronting and correcting misperceptions on alcohol use.
- The Role of Beverage Congeners in Hangover and Other Residual Effects of Alcohol Intoxication: A Review. Rohsenow, Damaris J.; Howland, Jonathan // Current Drug Abuse Reviews;Jun2010, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p76
Congeners are minor compounds other than ethanol that occur naturally in alcohol beverages as a result of distilling and fermenting processes. While ethanol itself is the main source of hangover (subjective distress) and other residual effects of alcohol (cognitive and behavioral), the role of...