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Unformatted text preview: more prone to serious health risks than a female non-drinker such as; breast cancer, liver damage, brain damage, reproductive problems, osteoporosis, and heart disease. The research done on these factors shows that these women are more likely to die from one of these problems due to excessive alcohol use then the male drinker and the female non-drinker. Health risks are not the only risk for women who try and keep up drinks with their male partner. Although the male might be drinking the same amount right along with the woman, the alcohol has not affected him at the same pace because his body is absorbing it differently than the woman’s. Since the alcohol has not affected the male as it has the woman making her blackout he would be able to take advantage of the situation and rape the woman passed out....
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course HEALTH 110 taught by Professor Atkins during the Fall '05 term at University of Tennessee.
- Fall '05