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For women who drink ....

For women who drink ....

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration in [Bethesda, Md.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Alcohol use -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
    SeriesDHHS publication -- no. (ADM) 82-1176
    ContributionsNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (U.S.), URSA/Pacificon (Firm)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[13] p. :
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14221798M

      A Woman Is No Man | Book Review. It is definitely hard to read about how these women lived – not simply because I am so unlike them, but because it is a painful reminder that women STILL live in environments like this around the globe today. Cheers, and welcome to Drink the Day – a lifestyle blog filled with a little bit of.   Researchers know surprisingly little about the risks or benefits of moderate alcohol use in healthy adults. Almost all studies of lifestyle, including diet, exercise, caffeine, and alcohol, rely on patient recall and truthful reporting of one's habits over many years. These studies may indicate that two things may be associated with one another.


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