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Activator: Where do you belong?. Have students f orm a group based on the following. Group yourselves according to Religion.. ready go! Group yourselves accordingly if you have a family history of alcoholism or not…ready go!

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Activator where do you belong
Activator: Where do you belong?

Have students form a group based on the following.

  • Group yourselves according to Religion..ready go!

  • Group yourselves accordingly if you have a family history of alcoholism or not…ready go!

  • Group yourselves based upon your families medical history (ex/ heart disease, diabetes, cancer)..ready go!



These are all reasons why people choose to not use alcohol

These are all reasons why people choose to NOT use alcohol!

HPE 10: Alcohol, Tobacco, & Other Drugs


The top 3
The Top 3

  • Religious

    2. Health/ Medical Reasons

    3. Family/ Cultural


1 religious
1- Religious

  • Religions that prohibit the use of alcohol include:

    • Islam (Muslims)

    • Latter-Day Saints (Mormons)

    • Seventh-Day Adventist

    • Christian Science


Alcohol free countries b c of religion
Alcohol-Free Countries (b/c of Religion)

  • Pakistan (Muslim)

  • Russia

  • Libya

  • India (certain areas allow alcohol)

  • Saudia Arabia & Kuwait

  • Qatar

  • Bangladesh

  • Sudan

  • The Maldives

  • Morocco

  • Tunisia (only allowed for tourists)


2 health medical
2- Health/ Medical

  • Personal / family history/ or alcohol dependence

  • Taking certain medications

  • Pregnancy- Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

  • Other Health reasons:

    • Liver disease, diabetes, heart disease, cancer(s)


Fetal alcohol syndrome fas
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)

  • Alcohol (wine, beer, liquor) is the leading known preventable cause of mental & physical birth defects in the United States.

  • Each year (in the U.S) 1 in every 750 infants is born with a pattern of physical, developmental, and functional problems related to FAS.


4 family cultural
4- Family/ Cultural

  • Risk for developing alcoholism runs in families with the combination of GENETICS & ENVIRONMENT:

    FRIENDS + STRESS+ AVAILABILITY= INCREASED RISK


Do these statistics surprise you
Do these statistics surprise you?

  • 14 million people in the U.S. (1 in 13 adults) abuse alcohol or are alcoholics.

  • More men than women are alcohol dependent or have alcohol problems.

  • The highest incidence of alcoholism is between the ages of 18-29.

  • The earlier a person starts using alcohol, the greater the likelihood they will develop alcohol problems at some point in their lives.


Did you know
Did you know?

  • 1/3 of the adult population abstains from alcohol in the U.S.

  • Women are more likely to abstain from alcohol than men are.

  • More adults in the U.S. abstain from alcohol than those in West Germany, Great Britain, Italy, and Canada.


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