Review: High alcohol intake increases mortality in both men and women
- A peg or two can be good for you. // Asian Pacific Post;9/9/2010, p5
This article reports on a study on the association between life expectancy and drinking of alcoholic beverages.
- 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.
- ALCOHOLISM: A LOOK IN DEPTH AT HOW A NATIONAL MENACE IS AFFECTING THE GAY COMMUNITY. // Advocate;2/25/76, Issue 184, p16
Focuses on the effect of alcoholism on gay community. Agencies involved in the treatment of gay alcoholics; Life expectancy of an alcoholic; Relationship of an alcoholic to co-alcoholic. INSET: GAY ALCOHOLISM SERVICES.
- Death and the demon drink in Russia. Lincoln, Tim // Nature;8/21/1997, Vol. 388 Issue 6644, p723
Reports a sharp decline in life expectancies in Russia between 1984 and 1994. Details and graph; Decline in life expectancies tied to increase in alcohol consumption; Source of data; Factors involved; Uncertainties related to demographic and epidemiological data.
- say cheers to a fitter you. // Shape;May2008, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p162
The article reports that according to a study published in the "European Heart Journal," controlled drinking and regular exercising reduces the risk of dying from a heart-related disease by up to 50 percent, compared to 30 percent if one only does either activity.
- 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.
- TO DRINK OR NOT TO DRINK? Popp, Jamie // Beverage Industry;May2003, Vol. 94 Issue 5, p90
One recent study says that the people of the U.S. don't drink enough alcohol beverages for their health as of May 01, 2003. Another report released soon after suggests that people drink too much because they are compensating for drinking too little. People are confused about the amount of...