Hlth 102 SU - 6

Hlth 102 SU 6 - 1 Hlth 102 Class 6 Consequences of Alcohol and Drug Use 2 Consequences of Drug Use Acute alcohol and drug problems Chronic alcohol

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: 1 Hlth 102 - Class 6 Consequences of Alcohol and Drug Use 2 Consequences of Drug Use Acute alcohol and drug problems Chronic alcohol and drug problems Moderate alcohol consumption Enjoyment and ritual 3 Use Pattern vs. Volume Two dimensions of alcohol and drug use are important to consider. – Pattern of drinking binge non-binge – Average volume of alcohol consumed large/heavy low/moderate 4 Acute Health Problems- Alcohol Acute = short term effects of a single dose or occasion, most related to binge drinking Includes such consequences as:-Alcohol poisoning- Road injuries- Bike injuries-Fall injuries-Fire injuries- Drowning- Suicide-Accidental excessive cold- Aspiration (choke on vomit)- Occupational injuries (machine)-Assault / aggression-Victim assault – firearms- Sexual assault 5 Acute Health Problems- Drugs Includes such consequences as:-Overdose – death- poisonings- Suicide-Road injuries-Bike injuries-...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/23/2009 for the course HLTH HLTH 102 taught by Professor Lindajessup during the Winter '09 term at Waterloo.

Page1 / 11

Hlth 102 SU 6 - 1 Hlth 102 Class 6 Consequences of Alcohol and Drug Use 2 Consequences of Drug Use Acute alcohol and drug problems Chronic alcohol

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online