Health Reference Series: Alcoholism Sourcebook
Health Reference Series: Alcoholism Sourcebook
Editor: Williams, Angela L.
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents
Alcoholism Sourcebook, Fifth Edition provides readers with updated information about alcohol use, abuse, and dependence. Physical alcohol-related effects on the brain, heart, liver, pancreas, bones, nerves, lungs, stomach, kidneys, and immune system are described, and mental health issues that often accompany alcohol problems are discussed.
This book is found in the following Credo Collections:
Table of Contents
- Part I: Understanding Alcohol Use, Abuse, and Dependence
- Chapter 1—Alcohol and Alcohol Use
- Chapter 2—Psychosocial Factors in Alcohol Use and Alcoholism
- Section 2.1—The Link between Stress and Alcohol
- Section 2.2—PTSD and Problems with Alcohol Use
- Chapter 3—When Can Alcohol Be Used Safely?
- Section 3.1—Drinking Alcohol: Low Risk versus High Risk
- Section 3.2—Alcohol Dietary Guidelines for Americans
- Chapter 4—Ethnicity, Culture, and Alcohol
- Chapter 5—Binge Drinking
- Chapter 6—Facts about Alcoholism
- Chapter 7—What Alcohol Does to Your Body
- Chapter 8—Alcohol-Related Problems: Across Gender and Lifespan
- Section 8.1—Alcohol Use in Adolescence
- Section 8.2—Alcohol and Women's Health Issues
- Section 8.3—Men's Health Risks from Excessive Alcohol Use .
- Section 8.4—Alcohol Use in Older People
- Chapter 9—Understanding the Development of an Addiction
- Chapter 10—The Genetics of Alcoholism
- Chapter 11—Alcohol Use Disorder: A Comparison between DSM-IV and DSM-5
- Chapter 12—Alcohol Myths and Facts
- Part II: The Problem of Underage Drinking
- Chapter 13—Overview of Underage Drinking Policy in the United States
- Chapter 14—Current Drinking Patterns among Underage Drinkers
- Chapter 15—Does Advertising Play a Role in Underage Drinking?
- Section 15.1—Alcohol Advertising
- Section 15.2—Advertising Regulations for Alcoholic Beverages .
- Chapter 16—How Alcohol Affects Development
- Section 16.1—Developmental Perspective on Underage Alcohol Use
- Section 16.2—Alcohol Use and Adolescent Development .
- Chapter 17—Alcohol, Energy Drinks, and Youth: A Dangerous Mix
- Chapter 18—Alcohol Use on College Campuses
- Section 18.1—Drinking on Campus: Scope of the Problem .
- Section 18.2—CollegeAIM
- Section 18.3—Sexual Violence and Alcohol Use on Campus
- Section 18.4—Academic Performance and Alcohol Use
- Section 18.5—What Policy-Makers Need to Know about College Drinking
- Chapter 19—Family Guide to Underage Drinking Prevention
- Section 19.1—Parental Involvement in Alcohol Use Prevention
- Section 19.2—Talk to Your Child about Alcohol
- Section 19.3—Talk with Your High School Grads about Celebrating Safely
- Chapter 20—Efforts to Prevent and Reduce Alcohol Problems in Adolescents
- Section 20.1—How to Tell If Your Child Is Drinking Alcohol .
- Section 20.2—What You Can Do to Prevent Your Child from Drinking
- Section 20.3—School Interventions to Prevent Alcohol Abuse
- Section 20.4—Adolescent Exposure to Substance Use Prevention Messages
- Chapter 21—Community-Based Alcohol Abuse Prevention
- Section 21.1—Strategies for Local Alcohol-Related Policies and Practices
- Section 21.2—Town Hall Meetings Mobilize Communities to Prevent and Reduce Underage Alcohol Use
- Section 21.3—Communities That Care (CTC): An Evidence-Based Substance-Use Prevention System
- Chapter 22—The Minimum Legal Drinking Age (MLDA) Law
- Part III: The Physical Effects and Consequences of Alcohol Abuse
- Chapter 23—Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC)
- Section 23.1—BAC and Alcohol Impairment .
- Section 23.2—Alcohol Use Disorders
- Chapter 24—Alcohol Hangover
- Chapter 25—Alcohol Changes the Brain
- Section 25.1—Alcohol Tolerance and Withdrawal .
- Section 25.2—Drinking and Memory Lapses .
- Section 25.3—Adolescent Brain Is Vulnerable to Alcohol Exposure
- Section 25.4—Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome (Alcoholic Encephalopathy)
- Chapter 26—Alcohol-Induced Liver Disease
- Section 26.1—Overview and Progression of Liver Disease .
- Section 26.2—Cirrhosis
- Section 26.3—Fatty Liver
- Section 26.4—Alcohol and Hepatitis C
- Section 26.5—Nutrition Therapy in Alcoholic Liver Disease .
- Chapter 27—Alcohol and Cardiovascular Disease
- Section 27.1—Alcohol's Effects on the Cardiovascular System .
- Section 27.2—Alcohol-Induced Heart Disease
- Section 27.3—Binge Drinking and Blood Pressure .
- Chapter 28—Alcoholic Neuropathy
- Chapter 29—Alcohol and the Lung
- Chapter 30—Alcohol Abuse Affects Bone Health
- Section 30.1—The Link between Alcohol and Osteoporosis
- Section 30.2—Excessive Alcohol Intake Is a Risk Factor for Osteonecrosis .
- Chapter 31—Other Organs at Risk from Alcohol Abuse
- Section 31.1—Alcohol and Gut-Derived Inflammation
- Section 31.2—Alcoholism: A Common Cause of Pancreatitis
- Section 31.3—Alcohol Misuse and Kidney Injury
- Chapter 32—How Alcohol Interacts with Other Diseases and Disorders
- Section 32.1—Influence of Alcohol on Immune System
- Section 32.2—Alcohol Use Increases Likelihood of Acquiring Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
- Section 32.3—Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Alcohol Use
- Section 32.4—Alcohol Increases Cancer Risks
- Section 32.5—Alcohol and Hypoglycemia in Diabetics .
- Section 32.6—Alcohol and Sleep Difficulties
- Chapter 33—Facts about Aging and Alcohol
- Chapter 34—Use with Caution: Alcohol and Medications
- Section 34.1—Harmful Interactions: Mixing Alcohol with Medicines .
- Section 34.2—Medications for the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder .
- Chapter 35—Alcohol-Induced Organ Injury: The Role of Nutrition
- Part IV: The Effects of Alcohol on Reproductive and Fetal Health
- Chapter 36—Infertility and Alcohol
- Chapter 37—Alcohol Use among Pregnant Women and Recent Mothers
- Chapter 38—Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)
- Chapter 39—Adopting and Fostering Children with FASD
- Chapter 40—FASD May Co-Occur with Mental Illness
- Part V: Mental Health Problems Associated with Alcohol Abuse
- Chapter 41—Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictive Behavior
- Chapter 42—Alcohol and Mental Health
- Chapter 43—Anxiety and Alcohol Use Disorders
- Chapter 44—Psychiatric Disorders Associated with Alcoholism
- Chapter 45—Alcohol's Association with Suicide
- Part VI: Alcohol's Impact on Family, Work, and the Community
- Chapter 46—Children Living with Alcohol-Abusing Parents
- Section 46.1—Children of Alcoholics
- Section 46.2—The Number of Children Living with Substance-Abusing Parents
- Section 46.3—What to Do If a Family Member Abuses Alcohol
- Section 46.4—Impact of Alcoholism on Family and Children .
- Chapter 47—Intimate Partner Violence
- Chapter 48—Alcohol-Impaired Vehicle Operation
- Section 48.1—Driving under the Influence of Alcohol
- Section 48.2—Crashes and Fatalities Involving Alcohol-Impaired Drivers
- Section 48.3—Driving after Drinking
- Section 48.4—Boating Under the Influence of Alcohol
- Chapter 49—Preventing Alcohol-Impaired Driving
- Section 49.1—Mass Media Campaigns to Prevent Alcohol-Impaired Driving
- Section 49.2—Sobriety Checkpoints
- Chapter 50—Alcohol and Stress in the Military
- Chapter 51—Alcohol-Related Fire Fatalities
- Part VII: Treatment and Recovery
- Chapter 52—Helping Someone Who Has a Problem with Alcohol
- Chapter 53—Strategies for Reducing Alcohol Consumption or Quitting
- Chapter 54—The Differences between Brief Intervention and Treatment for Alcoholism
- Section 54.1—Brief Interventions to Moderate Alcohol Consumption
- Section 54.2—Integration of Healthcare Systems and Substance Use Disorders .
- Chapter 55—Treatment Options for Alcohol Use Disorders
- Chapter 56—Alcohol Treatment: Need, Utilization, and Barriers
- Chapter 57—Detoxification: One Part of Alcohol Abuse Treatment
- Chapter 58—Withdrawal from Alcohol
- Section 58.1—Acute and Protracted Withdrawal .
- Section 58.2—Complications of Alcohol Withdrawal .
- Section 58.3—Repeated Alcohol Withdrawal: Sensitization and Implications for Relapse .
- Chapter 59—Prescription Medicines Used for Alcohol Abuse Treatment
- Chapter 60—Treating Co-Occurring Drug and Alcohol Use Disorders
- Section 60.1—Treatment of Co-Occurring Alcohol and Other Drug Use Disorders .
- Section 60.2—Integrated Care for Co-Occurring Alcohol and Other Conditions .
- Chapter 61—Gaps in Clinical Prevention and Treatment for Alcohol Use Disorders (AUDs)
- Chapter 62—Counseling and Long-Term Support
- Chapter 63—The Role of Mutual Help Groups in Alcohol Abuse Recovery
- Part VIII: Additional Help and Information
- Chapter 64—Glossary of Terms Related to Alcohol Use and Abuse
- Chapter 65—Directory of Support Groups for Alcohol-Related Concerns
- Chapter 66—Directory of State Agencies for Substance Abuse Services
- Chapter 67—Directory of Organizations with Information about Alcohol Use and Abuse