Please note: In order to keep Hive up to date and provide users with the best features, we are no longer able to fully support Internet Explorer. The site is still available to you, however some sections of the site may appear broken. We would encourage you to move to a more modern browser like Firefox, Edge or Chrome in order to experience the site fully.

Problem Drinking : Rethinking Your Relationship with Alcohol, Paperback / softback Book

Problem Drinking : Rethinking Your Relationship with Alcohol Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback

Description

Alcohol causes more misery, illness and death than any other substance.

Alcohol is one of the three biggest lifestyle risk factors for disease and death after smoking and obesity, and a causal factor in more than 60 medical conditions, including various cancers, cirrhosis depression.

In the UK in 2012-13, there were 1,008,850 hospital admissions related to alcohol consumption.

Dying for a Drink is a no-nonsense, lively and accessible guide to alcohol and alcoholism, by bestselling consultant psychiatrist Dr Tim Cantopher.

This new edition updates the recommended units of alcohol, and tracks the rise in alcohol-related conditions - in particular liver disease, now the fifth most common cause of death in the UK.

Topics include:* alcohol the drug * why people drink too much * the effects of past experience, family and personality * impact of alcohol abuse on the body and brain * cutting down on or doing without drink * sleep and relaxation* problem-solving, time-management, and dealing with worry* drug treatments * the disease concept and Alcoholics Anonymous

Information

Other Formats

£9.99

£8.25

Item not Available
 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Information