Alcohol and Public Health Topics
Introduction to alcohol, drinking patterns, excessive alcohol use …
Alcohol-Related Disease Impact (ARDI)
Data, Trends, and Maps, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS), Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS)
Vital Signs, Scientific Studies…
Other Alcohol-related CDC Programs, Federal Agencies, Professional and Nonprofit Organizations
Binge drinking, Underage drinking, Alcohol Use and Health…
Healthy People 2020, Chronic Disease Indicators, Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010
CDC's Alcohol Program, CDC-funded State Alcohol Epidemiologists…
Vital Signs Binge Drinking: A Serious, Under-recognized Problem Among Women and Girls. Despite risks, 1 in 8 women and 1 in 5 high school girls binge drink.
View the March 2012 CDC Public Health Grand Rounds titled Preventing Excessive Alcohol Use: What Public Health Can Do.
The Alcohol-Related Disease Impact (ARDI) application generates estimates of alcohol-related deaths and Years of Potential Life Lost (YPLL) due to alcohol consumption.
- Excessive Drinking Costs the U.S. $223.5 Billion in 2006
- Binge Drinking Video
- "Regulating Alcohol Outlet Density: An Action Guide"
- "Exposure of African-American Youth to Alcohol Advertising, 2008 and 2009"
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