Half Title Page.
Table of Contents.
About Alcohol and Alcohol Abuse.
1: Straight Talk about Alcohol.
2: Questions and Answers about Alcohol.
3: Can Some People Consume Alcohol Safely?.
4: Problems with Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverages.
5: Binge Drinking.
6: Alcohol Poisoning.
7: Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
8: The Addiction Cycle.
9: Concurrent Alcohol and Drug Use.
10: Women and Alcohol: Increased Risks.
11: Underage Drinking in America.
12: Teens and Alcohol: A Dangerous Combination.
13: Underage Drinking is a Serious Problem.
14: The Teen Brain: Still Under Construction.
15: Alcohol, Peers, and Peer Pressure.
16: Abusive and Underage College Drinking.
17: Emergency Department Visits Involving Underage Alcohol Use.
Alcohol's Physical Effects.
18: Understanding Alcohol's Impact on Your Health.
19: Blood Alcohol Concentration and Memory Lapses.
20: Alcohol and the Liver.
21: Alcohol and the Pancreas.
22: Alcohol-Associated Brain Damage.
23: Bone Health and Alcohol Use.
24: Alcohol Use and Cancer Risk.
25: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.
Mental Health and Behavioral Risks Associated with Alcohol.
26: Alcohol and Mental Health.
27: Alcohol and Suicide Risk.
28: How Addiction Develops.
29: Teen Dating Violence.
30: Date Rape.
31: Sexual Risk Behaviors and Sexually Transmitted Infections.
32: Impaired Driving.
Alcoholism Treatment and Recovery.
33: Rethinking Drinking.
34: Treatment for Alcohol Problems.
35: Alcohol Withdrawal and Delirium Tremens.
36: Sobriety: The First 30 Days.
37: Long-Term Addiction Recovery.
38: Coping with Cravings and Urges to Drink.
Alcoholism in the Family.
39: Parental Alcohol Use and Its Effects on Children.
40: The Dynamics of an Alcoholic Family.
41: A Family History of Alcoholism: Are You at Risk?.
42: What to Do If a Family Member Abuses Alcohol.
43: Impact of Alcoholism on Family and Children.
If You Need More Information.
44: Alcohol Treatment and Recovery Resources.
45: Organizations Providing Information about Alcohol and Substance Abuse.