• tendency
  • The longitudinal study found that as teens become young adults, many -- but not all -- will find that their tendency toward impulsive behaviors decreases, along with the amount of alcohol they consume. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In psychology, impulsivity (or impulsiveness) is a tendency to act on a whim, displaying behavior characterized by little or no forethought, reflection, or consideration of the consequences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conclusions
  • Conclusions: Increases of drinking and increased levels of circulating NPY in ADHD children and decreased electrolyte excretion may reflect a common disturbance in the homeostatic control of metabolism.This may contribute to the impairments of attentional and behavioural control typical of ADHD children. (cogprints.org)
  • urine
  • If the reaction stops part way through the metabolic pathways, which happens because acetic acid is excreted in the urine after drinking, then not nearly as much energy can be derived from alcohol, indeed, only 215.1 kJ/mol. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chinese
  • The relationship between a traditional cultural orientation and alcohol drinking suggests that traditional Chinese cultural values should be examined for their role in possibly reducing alcohol-related risks through education and policy initiatives. (unl.edu)
  • This study investigated intrapersonal and environmental determinants of alcohol use in a Chinese youth population to explore the role that such determinants have on alcohol use behaviors. (usc.edu)
  • levels
  • Results: Patients drank 4 times more water and showed twice the levels of NPY in controls. (cogprints.org)
  • NPY levels were inversely related to calcium excretion and drinking inversely to sodium circulating (but positively with potassium and phosphate excretion). (cogprints.org)
  • Junk food use, smoking behavior, and allowance were incrementally associated with increasing levels of alcohol use in at least one of the analysis models in both genders. (usc.edu)
  • university
  • Behavioural economics and drinking behaviour : preliminary results from an Irish college study ," Open Access publications 10197/591, School of Economics, University College Dublin. (repec.org)
  • Behavioural Economics and Drinking Behaviour: Preliminary Results from an Irish College Study ," Working Papers 200704, Geary Institute, University College Dublin. (repec.org)
  • Since we know that people who drink often smoke and that smokers often drink, we thought it reasonable to collect some information about the drinking behavior in these families," said lead study author Dr. Kirk C. Wilhelmsen, associate professor in the departments of genetics and neurology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's School of Medicine. (eurekalert.org)
  • social
  • But none of us has experienced what it may have been like to drink together between a hundred and a hundred and fifty generations ago in a pre-industrial, prehistoric social setting. (diva-portal.org)
  • From the anthropological point of view, carnival is a reversal ritual, in which social roles are reversed and norms about desired behavior are suspended. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • The effects of merit-based financial aid on drinking in college ," Journal of Health Economics , Elsevier, vol. 44(C), pages 137-149. (repec.org)
  • This reality is one colleges and universities should recognize with appropriate alcohol policies that ensure the health and well-being of students, even when drinking is involved. (theithacan.org)
  • Longitudinal data from the China Seven Cities Study (CSCS), a health behavior study in seven of China 's largest cities, were employed to study these matters. (usc.edu)
  • results
  • Behavioural Economics and Drinking Behaviour: Preliminary Results from an Irish College Study ," IZA Discussion Papers 2883, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA). (repec.org)
  • water
  • When drinking, water is sucked into the beak which is then raised to let the water flow down into the crop. (wikipedia.org)
  • As they travel to water holes, they call to members of their own species and many hundreds or thousands synchronise their arrival at the drinking site despite converging from many different locations scattered over hundreds of square miles (kilometres) of territory. (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • It's an inevitable truth: College students are going to drink. (theithacan.org)
  • These are attempts to stop students from drinking, and they suggest that students should not possess something simply because there is the possibility of abusing it. (theithacan.org)
  • With this unclear policy, it is questionable how prohibiting certain items in a dorm room will motivate students to practice safe drinking practices. (theithacan.org)
  • This rule against having alcohol paraphernalia in a dorm room is misdirected in trying to promote safe drinking, and will neither motivate more students to be cautious about drinking nor deter them from drinking. (theithacan.org)
  • While the college is trying to curb unsafe drinking habits, the greatest impediment to educating students about safe drinking is the legal drinking age. (theithacan.org)
  • If it were lowered from 21 to 18, it would encompass all college-aged students, and administrators could comfortably use the college experience to cultivate a culture of safe, responsible drinking. (theithacan.org)
  • With the drinking age where it is, the college cannot truly claim to be doing anything substantive to educate students about drinking. (theithacan.org)
  • Extremely heavy drinkers, mostly men who play drinking games and are the least concerned about their drinking, were also the least likely to respond to any short-term counseling efforts, according to the yearlong study of 1,040 college students. (socialworktoday.com)
  • The majority (76 percent) of students were relatively light drinkers, consuming about 16 drinks in their heaviest drinking weeks. (socialworktoday.com)
  • year
  • It entailed a brief presentation from an alcohol expert at the first parents' meeting in each school year on the adverse effects of youth drinking and of permissive parental attitudes to drinking. (findings.org.uk)
  • less
  • Traditional cultural orientation was associated with less drinking while western cultural orientation, marginal cultural orientation and bicultural orientation were associated with more drinking. (unl.edu)
  • The combination worked at least partly by inducing parents to communicate stricter limits to their child's drinking which directly and by bolstering the child's self-control, led to less drinking. (findings.org.uk)
  • College
  • The Effects of Merit-Based Financial Aid on Drinking in College ," Carlo Alberto Notebooks 346, Collegio Carlo Alberto. (repec.org)
  • school
  • COLORADO SPRINGS - Members of the Air Force Academy men's gymnastics team were disciplined for underage drinking and unprofessional behavior, the school said Thursday. (denverpost.com)
  • various
  • The information presented here supports the view that alcohol use determinants must be analyzed from as many adolescent life domains as possible given the fact that adolescent alcohol use behaviors are affected by various life domains concurrently. (usc.edu)
  • class
  • After this parents of children from the same class were meant to meet to agree rules about their children's drinking. (findings.org.uk)