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- Letter From The Editor. Peres, Daniel // Details;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p18
An introduction to articles published within the issue is presented, including one on the U.S. financial crisis and another on increases in drinking, drugging and smoking.
- Drinking social norms and drinking behaviours: a multilevel analysis of 1 37 workgroups in 16 worksites. Barrientos-Gutierrez, Tonatiuh; Gimeno, David; Mangione, Thomas W.; Harrist, Ronald B.; Amick, Benjamin C. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Sep2007, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p602
Background: Previous studies on worksite drinking norms showed individually perceived norms were associated with drinking behaviours. Objective: To examine whether restrictive drinking social norms shared by workgroup membership are associated with decreased heavy drinking, frequent drinking and...
- Individual, Organizational and Work-Related Determinants of Employee Well-Being. Vanhala, Sinikka; Tuomi, Kaija // EBS Review;Autumn2003, Issue 17, p70
In the context of major changes in the external environment experienced by companies and other organisations as well as changes in work demands and the contractual position of employees, employee well-being has become an issue that cannot be simply swept away. Employee ill-being is expensive for...
- Sibling Interaction and Sibling Similarity for Alcohol Use. Rose, Richard J. // Alcohol Health & Research World;1998, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p140
Reports on the use of adoption studies to investigate the relative contributions of genetic and environmental influences on drinking behavior. Findings of studies on adoptive siblings; Information on a study that analyzed factors modulating sibling interaction and sibling similarity for alcohol...
- Drink to your health? Acosta, Kim; Potera, Carol // Shape;Sep2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p131
Presents information on three studies related to the physiological effects of drinking alcoholic beverages.
- Beliefs about drinking behavior predict drinking consequences. Blume, Arthur W.; Lostutter, Ty W.; Schmaling, Karen B.; Marlatt, G. Alan // Journal of Psychoactive Drugs;Jul-Sep2003, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p395
Cognitions about drinking, such as positive expectancies and self-efficacy, have been found to profoundly influence drinking behavior. Although the relationship of self-efficacy and positive expectancies with drinking consumption has been established, the relationship of self-efficacy and...
- ON MARGIN. // Finweek;6/19/2008, p98
A quiz concerning human beings' drinking behavior is presented.
- Think ABOUT THE SHAPE OF YOUR DRINKING GLASS. // Good Health (Australia Edition);Jan2013, p16
The article reports that according to British experts, people drink alcohol twice as slowly from a straight glass than from a curved glass.
- TIP JAR. // Men's Health;Nov2011, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p88
The article presents tips for dealing with a friend who had overserved alcohol.