Alcohol & The Body

Posted May 27, 2020

Binge Drinking’s effects on the body.
Molina, P. E., & Nelson, S. (2018). Alcohol research: current reviews, 39(1), 99.

Alcohol and the immune system: 4 Things You Should Know
Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Closing the gender gap: The case for gender-specific alcoholism research. Ruiz, S. M., & Oscar-Berman, M. (2013). Journal of alcoholism and drug dependence, 1(6).

Why Biology Matters When it Comes to Drinking Alcohol
Cornell Health

Where is the Science? A Critical Interrogation of How Sex and Gender are Used to Inform Low-Risk Alcohol Use Guidelines.
Lowik, A. J., Hoong, P., & Knight, R. (2020). Journal of addiction medicine.

Screening gender minority people for harmful alcohol use.
Flentje, A., Barger, B. T., Capriotti, M. R., Lubensky, M. E., Tierney, M., Obedin-Maliver, J., & Lunn, M. R. (2020). PLoS one, 15(4), e0231022.

Characterization of substance use among underrepresented sexual and gender minority participants in The Population Research in Identity and Disparities for Equality (PRIDE) Study. Barger, B. T., Obedin-Maliver, J., Capriotti, M. R., Lunn, M. R., & Flentje, A. (2020). Substance abuse, 1-12.

Neurobiologic advances from the brain disease model of addiction.
Volkow, N. D., Koob, G. F., & McLellan, A. T. (2016). New England Journal of Medicine, 374(4), 363-371.