Presentation on theme: "The Health Risks of Alcohol Use Ch. 21 Pg: 566 - 571."— Presentation transcript:
The Health Risks of Alcohol Use Ch. 21 Pg:
Interactive Study Guide 1.Open: iSwifter APP 2.Open the bookmarks tab and choose: “Glencoe chapter activities” 3.Drop Down: “Chapter Activities” 4.Choose: “Chapter 21” 5.Open: “Interactive Study Guides” 6.Open: “Lesson #1” _09/isg/GH_ch21.1_550x420.swf
Choosing to be alcohol free Objective 1: Identify the factors that influence alcohol’s effects. Objective 2: Identify the short-term effects of alcohol. Objective 3: Identify the long-term effects of alcohol Objective 4: Describe binge drinking and alcohol poisoning.
Questions?? Do you feel that teenage drinking is a problem? Why?? n&tag=mncol;lst;6http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id= n&tag=mncol;lst;6 Do you feel that adult drinking is a problem? Why?? What can adults do to discourage drinking among teens? What responsibility do you think teens have to discourage their friends from drinking?
Alcohol Ethanol: the type of alcohol in alcoholic beverages. This is a powerful and addictive drug.
Alcohol Alcohol is a depressant: A drug that slows the central nervous system. Slows reaction time, impairs vision, and diminishes judgment. Intoxication: the state in which the body is poisoned by alcohol or another substance, and the person’s physical and mental control is significantly reduced.
Factors that influence alcohol’s effects Body Size Gender: Females have less water than males. The enzyme that controls alcohol processing is 70% more effective in males than females. Food: Slows the passage of alcohol into the blood stream. Rate of intake: How fast they drink Amount: How much they drink Medicine: alcohol can interfere with the effects of meds and heighten the effects of alcohol.
Effects of alcohol activity 1.Students are to work in groups of 2 2.Pass out the worksheet titled “Effects of alcohol” https://docs.google.com/document/d/1QEmCokxUL4rT3yzOo HszyMnjQkA2aqFAGzfzZEu6jK4/edit?usp=sharing
Bodies not designed to handle alcohol Run time 6:09
Long term effects of alcohol Effects of alcohol video clip: –http://video.foxnews.com/v/ /st artling-new-study-on-alcohol-use-in-america/http://video.foxnews.com/v/ /st artling-new-study-on-alcohol-use-in-america/ –http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FeCOE4A 9Xkhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FeCOE4A 9Xk
Binge Drinking Drinking 5 or more alcoholic drinks at one sitting. Problem among young people Dangerous because it is possible to consume a fatal dose of alcohol
Alcohol Poisoning A severe and potentially fatal physical reaction to an alcohol overdose. Since alcohol is a depressant, it shuts down involuntary actions such as breathing and the gag reflex that prevents choking.
Effects of alcohol poisoning pg 570 Mental confusion & stupor Coma and an inability to be roused Vomiting and seizures Slow respiration Irregular heartbeat Hypothermia (pale or bluish skin color) After-NIU-Fraternity-Death/ http://www.nbcchicago.com/video/#!/news/local/22-Warrants-Issued- After-NIU-Fraternity-Death/
Interactive health tutor 1.Open: iSwifter APP 2.Open the bookmarks tab and choose: “Glencoe chapter activities” 3.Drop Down: “Chapter Activities” 4.Choose: “Chapter 21” 5.Open: “Interactive Health Tutor” 6.Open: “chapter 21a” _health_09/conc_game/english/ch21a/index.htmlhttp://glencoe.com/olc_games/game_engine/content/gln_health/gln _health_09/conc_game/english/ch21a/index.html