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The findings, she said, the importance of physicians adopting standard alcohol screening questions into their practice. The National Institute on alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines hazardous drinking as exceeding either daily or weekly drinking limits. Men should four drinks four drinks in a day, and no more than 14 drinks in a week. Women should not consume more than three drinks a day, and no more than seven drinks in a week. More information about NIAAA guidelines for problem alcohol use can be found here.

She said that although brief screening and brief intervention primary health care primary care effective, clinicians often do not screen for alcohol abuse. This is a cause for concern, since 26 % of the U.S. Population dangerous quantities, which leads to an increased risk of alcohol-related consequences such as injuries from car accidents, high blood pressure, depression, and certain cancers, to drink. She and her staff came to their conclusions after analyzing data from 42,374 adults in a national epidemiological study of alcohol abuse and other so get related conditions Following guidelines to to assess tobacco and alcohol use, they found that not daily smoking five times more likely a problem with alcohol compared to people who have never smoked daily smokers are three times more likely to have a drinking problem..Web:.. About AIBS:The American Institute of Biological Sciences be a nonprofit 501 science association for the promotion the biological research and education for the welfare of society. Founder of in the year 1947 as part of National Academy of Sciences, AIBS ,, a member reigned organizational during the 1950s. Based in Washington, and a staff of 50 AIBS robust a robust membership of some 5,000 biology to 200 societies and science organizations, the combined individual membership of the latter more than 250 AIBS progress of their mission through coalition Things to Do in research, education and public policy; published peer-reviewed journal BioScience World and training website, that scientific review and counseling of agencies and other customers; convening meetings and management research Programme.

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