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So... what have I gained?

Thanks to this project I found out this website can be useful.

Even though i didn't find scientific articles about Mathematics still this website can help me to organize all the material of the thesis.

In addition, this mission improved my ability to recognize the specific information I need from every resource I use.

Besides, my subject interesting me so the project enriched my knowledge about Alcohol.

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Worry over teen alcohol harm - The West Australian

Worry over teen alcohol harm - The West Australian | snird | Scoop.it
Violence, drink-driving, brain damage the biggest fears for young people drinking.
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The conclusion of this article is that  parents can influence their children's decisions about drinking, so they need to be quite explicit about whether they approve or not.

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Alcohol taxes may lead to more number of jobs, improve health

Alcohol taxes may lead to more number of jobs, improve health | snird | Scoop.it
Alcohol tax increases reduce the harms resulting from excessive alcohol consumption, and may lead to a small net increase in the number of jobs, according to new research released today at the American Public Health Association's 142nd Annual...

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The main idea of this article is that Alcohol tax increases reduce the harms resulting from excessive alcohol consumption, and may lead to a small net increase in the number of jobs.

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Drink Less Alcohol to Help Keep Mosquitoes Away - Lifehacker

Drink Less Alcohol to Help Keep Mosquitoes Away - Lifehacker | snird | Scoop.it
The study, from the Journal of American Mosquito Control Association, used human test subjects to determine whether ingesting alcohol would increase the likelihood of bites. Turns out mosquitoes like getting a little tipsy, ...
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The main idea of this articl is that Ingesting alcohol would increase the likelihood of bites.

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Alcoholism Found To Harm Parts Of The Brain Governing Self-Control - Health News - redOrbit

Alcoholism Found To Harm Parts Of The Brain Governing Self-Control - Health News - redOrbit | snird | Scoop.it
Regularly drinking too much alcohol can cause measurable damage to the brain’s frontal and superior white matter tracts, according to new research appearing in the December 2014 online-only edition of the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental...
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The conclusion of this article is that the damage from alcohol occurs as a function of quantity and exposure - the more you drink, the greater the damage to key structures of the brain.

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Your Brain on Drugs: Alcohol

TWEET IT - http://clicktotweet.com/IpS22 Understanding your drunken stupor, from the brain's perspective. Find out how alcohol molecules alter your brain, ul...
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The purpose of this video is understanding the drunken stupor, from the brain's perspective.

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Tough crackdown on booze coming in Ceduna

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TOUGH new alcohol restrictions in Ceduna, likely similar to those in Coober Pedy, will be proposed within the coming weeks as the west coast town struggles with alcohol addiction problems.

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The main idea of this article is that tough new alcohol restrictions in Ceduna will be proposed within the coming weeks as the west coast town struggles with alcohol addiction problems.


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Renewed push to ban teens buying alcohol from bottle shops after death of Nicole Bicknell

Renewed push to ban teens buying alcohol from bottle shops after death of Nicole Bicknell | snird | Scoop.it
WEST Australians should be banned from buying alcohol at bottle shops until they are 21 in a bid to stop young people getting high-strength liquor.

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The main idea of this article is that WEST Australians should be banned from buying alcohol at bottle shops until they are 21 in a bid to stop young people getting high-strength liquor.

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ReGenUC's curator insight, November 23, 2014 8:15 PM

See last week's post on Nicole's death, linked to consumption of 'super strength' alcohol: http://sco.lt/65Fkvp 

Aika Louise Hammond's curator insight, February 19, 2015 5:50 PM

Great idea

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Moderate Drinker Or Alcoholic? Many Americans Fall In Between - NPR (blog)

Moderate Drinker Or Alcoholic? Many Americans Fall In Between - NPR (blog) | snird | Scoop.it
A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that 1 in 3 adults drinks excessively. That means eight or more drinks per week for women, and 15 or more drinks a week for men.
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The conclusion of this blog is that according to the research most people who drink too much are not alcohol dependent.

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Alcohol and your Brain

An amazing 3D representation on the effect alcohol has on your body and brain. Find out more about the metabolism of alcohol and what is Blood Alcohol Concen...
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The purpose of this presentation is to understand the impact that the alcohol has on the brain and the damage it can do.

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