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The Resource Alcohol information for teens : health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon

Alcohol information for teens : health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon

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Alcohol information for teens : health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more
Title
Alcohol information for teens
Title remainder
health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Title variation
Alcohol information for teens
Title variation remainder
health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohols effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information for teens on effects of alcohol use on adolescents, treatment of addictions, and alcoholism in families. Includes index, resource information and recommendations for further reading."--Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
Provides information on teen use of alcohol, covering such topics as treatment options and alcohol's effects on the brain
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220099
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.86/1/00835
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5135
LC item number
.A412 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Shannon, Joyce Brennfleck
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True
Series statement
Teen health series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Alcoholism
  • Alcohol
  • Alcohol
  • Children of alcoholics
Target audience
adolescent
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health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more
Label
Alcohol information for teens : health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Facts and myths about alcohol -- Alcohol : what you don't know can harm you -- Blood alcohol concentration (BAC) -- Alcoholism : facts and frequently asked questions -- Be in charge of your life, say no to alcohol -- The minimum legal drinking age -- Deterring alcohol-impaired drivers -- Handling peer pressure -- Tips for alcohol-free parties -- Religious beliefs and service attendance lower alcohol use -- When teens drink, parents may pay -- Reduce youth access to alcohol -- Preventing alcohol abuse through positive youth development -- America's underage drinking epidemic -- How is alcohol affecting your life? -- Gender and underage alcohol use -- Factors that affect teen drinking -- Alcohol advertising targets teens -- Long-term health consequences of using alcohol -- Myths versus facts about alcohol and the liver -- Adolescent drinking impairs brain function -- Alcohol intoxication -- Alcohol poisoning -- Alcohol, pregnancy, and fetal alcohol syndrome -- DUI : driving under the influence of alcohol -- Alcohol use increases risky sexual behavior and assault -- Suicide, depression, and youth drinking -- Violence linked to underage drinking -- Heavy and binge drinking among underage persons -- Drugs and alcohol : a dangerous combination -- Leaving alcohol behind -- Finding the right treatment program -- Everyday detox : taking care of mind and body -- How to help a friend who has an alcohol problem -- Important facts for children of alcoholics -- Coping with an alcoholic parent -- Breaking the family cycle of addiction -- Additional reading about alcohol use and abuse -- Support groups for alcoholics and children of alcoholics -- Organizations providing information about alcohol and alcoholism
Control code
ocm56967159
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 370 p.
Isbn
9780780807419
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004026518
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56967159
Label
Alcohol information for teens : health tips about alcohol and alcoholism : including facts about underage drinking, preventing teen alcohol use, alcohol's effects on the brain and the body, alcohol abuse treatment, help for children of alcoholics, and more, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Facts and myths about alcohol -- Alcohol : what you don't know can harm you -- Blood alcohol concentration (BAC) -- Alcoholism : facts and frequently asked questions -- Be in charge of your life, say no to alcohol -- The minimum legal drinking age -- Deterring alcohol-impaired drivers -- Handling peer pressure -- Tips for alcohol-free parties -- Religious beliefs and service attendance lower alcohol use -- When teens drink, parents may pay -- Reduce youth access to alcohol -- Preventing alcohol abuse through positive youth development -- America's underage drinking epidemic -- How is alcohol affecting your life? -- Gender and underage alcohol use -- Factors that affect teen drinking -- Alcohol advertising targets teens -- Long-term health consequences of using alcohol -- Myths versus facts about alcohol and the liver -- Adolescent drinking impairs brain function -- Alcohol intoxication -- Alcohol poisoning -- Alcohol, pregnancy, and fetal alcohol syndrome -- DUI : driving under the influence of alcohol -- Alcohol use increases risky sexual behavior and assault -- Suicide, depression, and youth drinking -- Violence linked to underage drinking -- Heavy and binge drinking among underage persons -- Drugs and alcohol : a dangerous combination -- Leaving alcohol behind -- Finding the right treatment program -- Everyday detox : taking care of mind and body -- How to help a friend who has an alcohol problem -- Important facts for children of alcoholics -- Coping with an alcoholic parent -- Breaking the family cycle of addiction -- Additional reading about alcohol use and abuse -- Support groups for alcoholics and children of alcoholics -- Organizations providing information about alcohol and alcoholism
Control code
ocm56967159
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 370 p.
Isbn
9780780807419
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004026518
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)56967159

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