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By Deborah L. Haller, Charlene Woodard Motley (auth.), Ronald R. Watson (eds.)

In Addictive Behaviors in ladies, top specialists from psychiatry, psychology, sociology, and social paintings concisely evaluate the addictive method and the attribute behaviors of girls who're depending on alcohol and/or medications. subject matters contain why girls smoke, the position of character in woman habit, sexuality matters in chemically based girls, eating plan and alcohol use in ladies, alcohol's position in sexual attack, and the impression of drug abuse at the relations and being pregnant.

Addictive Behaviors in girls illuminates the explanations and results of the numerous way of life judgements ladies make that bring about dependancy to medications, paintings, intercourse, playing, or to any of the various different optionally available elements of our lives. It exhibits how addictive judgements might be refrained from and/or handled, thereby making women's lives more secure, extra effective, and healthier.

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