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ERIC Number: EJ598244
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0744-8481
African American Female Basketball Players: An Examination of Alcohol and Drug Behaviors.
Bower, Beverly L.; Martin, Malissa
Journal of American College Health, v48 n3 p129-33 Nov 1999
Investigated alcohol and drug use by African-American female college basketball players. Surveys indicated that three-quarters of the women consumed alcohol. Nearly half had engaged in binge drinking. Very few reported using weight-loss or tobacco products. There were no reports of amphetamine or anabolic steroid use. Respondents appeared aware of short-term negative effects of alcohol and tobacco. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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