Alcohol Information

 

Where can I find general information about alcohol?
Use the following links to find information about alcohol consumption and its effects:


U.S. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)


National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information


National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD)

fact sheets on alcohol-related topics


Indiana Prevention Resource Center

 

The Higher Education Center for Alcohol and other Drug Prevention


Join Together Online

 


Where can I find resources on alcoholism?
Use the following links to find information and resources about alcoholism:


Alcoholics Anonymous World Services


The Hazelden Foundation


Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator

(Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)


Focus Healthcare

Treatment provider


National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)


National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD)

 

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

 

 

Where can I find information about underage or college student drinking?
Use the following links to find information about underage and college drinking:


NIAAA Alcohol Alert on College Drinking


NIAAA Task Force on College Drinking


NIAAA prevention web site for adolescents

 

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information


The Higher Education Center for Alcohol and other Drug Prevention


The Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study


Facing Alcohol Concerns through Education (FACE)

 

 

Where can I find information about drinking and driving?

Use the following links to find information about drinking and driving:


Mothers Against Drunk Driving

 

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD)

 fact sheet on impaired driving with links to other sites


NIAAA Alcohol Alert on Drinking and Driving

 

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

article on Alcohol Involvement in Fatal Motor-Vehicle Crashes, U.S., 1999-2000

 


Where can I find information about alcohol and nutrition?
The U.S. Department of Agriculture publishes the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, which includes information about alcohol consumption.

 


Where can I find information about the alcohol industry or economic issues related to alcohol?
Use the following links to find information about industry/economic issues:


The Beer Institute

 

Beer Canada


The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS)

 

The Wine Institute

 

 

Where can I find databases to search for alcohol-related health or medical information?
Use the following links to find databases:


PubMed, the National Library of Medicine online database


NIAAA - ETOH Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database

 

 

Where can I find scientific journals that publish alcohol research studies?
Use the following links to find journals:


Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, The Official Journal of The Research Society on Alcoholism and International Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism


Alcohol and Alcoholism


Psychology of Addictive Behaviors

 


Can ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research provide medical advice concerning alcohol consumption?
No, the Foundation is not qualified to provide medical advice to individuals. Please see some of the web sites above for general health information related to alcohol, and consult a doctor for specific medical questions.