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Kim Gammage, Rachel Arnold, Nicole Bolter, Lori Dithurbide, Karl Erickson, Blair Evans, Larkin Lamarche, Sean Locke, Eric Martin and Kathleen Wilson

-athletes are faced with multiple demands to simultaneously perform well in school and in their sport, potentially increasing their stress levels. In turn, college athletes may look for ways to cope, including increasing their use of alcohol and/or marijuana. One factor that may diminish substance use is a

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Vagner D.O. Tavares, Kell G. da Costa, Daniel A.R. Cabral, Maria L.M. Rego, Menna Price and Eduardo B. Fontes

preferred substances of each participant (alcohol, nicotine, marijuana, cocaine/crack, LSD, amphetamines, hypnotic sedatives, and ecstasy) were defined by applying the Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test ( Henrique, Micheli, De Lacerda, De Lacerda, & Formigoni, 2004 ). Among the

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Young Do Kim and Anthony Weaver

factors. Gubar thoroughly scrutinizes the paradoxical mix of sporting events and beer sales. It is logical to think that easily available alcohol at highly emotional sporting events can trigger irresponsible drunken behaviors. Moreover, Gubar freely discusses the impact of a sense of entitlement in

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Susan Paudel, Alice J. Owen, Stephane Heritier and Ben J. Smith

(version 2.2; Geneva, Switzerland). 17 In the first step, a questionnaire was used to collect information on demographic characteristics, tobacco and alcohol use, fruit and vegetable intake, PA, dietary salt, oral health, and history of blood pressure and diabetes. Anthropometric (weight, height, and

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Emily Kroshus

attitudes about concussion care seeking ( Kroshus, Garnett, Baugh, & Calzo, 2015 ; Kroshus, Kubzansky, Goldman, & Austin, 2014 ), alcohol consumption ( Grossbard et al., 2009 ) and academic performance ( Levine, Etchinson, & Oppenheimer, 2014 ). College students in general tend to overestimate their peers

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Elin Ekblom-Bak, Örjan Ekblom, Gunnar Andersson, Peter Wallin and Björn Ekblom

/day , 10–19 min/day , 20–29 min/day, or At least 30 min/day . Perceived Health and Covariates Data on perceived overall health and overall stress, as well as on diet, smoking, and alcohol habits were obtained from the questionnaire responses. Perceived overall health was assessed using the statement: I

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Jordan Andre Martenstyn, Lauren Powell, Natasha Nassar, Mark Hamer and Emmanuel Stamatakis

underweight or normal weight, 25 to <30 as overweight, and ≥30 as obese. Additional survey items assessed age, sex, presence of long-standing physical or mental illness, and age-finished full-time education. Smoking habits were categorized as current smoker or noncurrent smoker, and alcohol consumption was

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Jay Johnson, Michelle D. Guerrero, Margery Holman, Jessica W. Chin and Mary Anne Signer-Kroeker

); adolescent soccer players were tied up with athletic tape and wrapped in plastic wrap ( CBC News, 2008 ); and a rookie varsity soccer player was hospitalized for excessive alcohol consumption after attending an initiation party ( Lane, 2009 ). Collectively, these reported examples denote the often dangerous

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Marcus Ngantcha, Eric Janssen, Emmanuelle Godeau, Virginie Ehlinger, Olivier Le-Nezet, François Beck and Stanislas Spilka

.7%) 92.7 90.6 .043 91.79 90.71 ns 95.71 88.65 <.0001  Yes (8.3%) 7.3 9.4 8.21 9.29 4.29 11.35 Regular alcohol use  No (96.9%) 98.2 96.3 .0069 98.1 95.61 <.0001 97.8 96.2 .0164  Yes (3.1%) 1.8 3.7 1.9 4.39 2.2 3.8 Regular marijuana use  No (98.2%) 98.1 98.2 ns 98.3 98.02 ns 98.7 97.78 ns  Yes (1.8%) 1.9 1

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David M. Shaw, Fabrice Merien, Andrea Braakhuis, Daniel Plews, Paul Laursen and Deborah K. Dulson

training per week, 12.3 ± 2.3 hr; weekly alcohol intake, 1.4 ± 1.2 standard units). All participants were informed of the rationale of the study, experimental procedures, and possible risks before providing their written consent. The study was approved by the health and disability ethics committee