Posts Tagged ‘Alcohol Addiction’

  • TV Alcohol Ads-Increase Risk Teen Drinking Problems -Teen Rehab

    TV Ads For Alcohol: Do They Increase The Risk For Teenage Drinking Problems?

    Apr 12, 15 • 3196 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on TV Ads For Alcohol: Do They Increase The Risk For Teenage Drinking Problems?

    Teenagers who view and respond favorably to televised alcohol advertisements have significantly elevated chances of participating in binge drinking and heavy drinking, according to current findings issued by a team of American and German researchers. Teens...

  • Beer Cans - Why Teenage Drinking Is A Major Problem - TeenDrugRehabs

    Why Teenage Drinking Is A Major Problem

    Jan 13, 15 • 1576 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Why Teenage Drinking Is A Major Problem

    Statistics on underage drinking paint a picture that isn’t so pretty. Teens are drinking and they are paying the consequences for it. There are a number of reasons why teens should not be using alcohol. Young people are still developing and alcohol...

  • Alcohol & Marijuana Use Alter Teen Brain Development - TeenDrugRehabs

    How Do Alcohol And Marijuana Use Alter Teen Brain Development?

    Dec 7, 14 • 1373 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on How Do Alcohol And Marijuana Use Alter Teen Brain Development?

    By M. Gideon Hoyle Alcohol and marijuana are the two most widely used/abused substances among American teenagers. Frequent consumption of each of these substances is known to significantly alter the normal course of teen brain development. In a study...

  • Genetics, Family Conflict Risks - Teen Alcohol Problems - TeenRehab

    How Do Genetics And Family Conflict Affect Risks For Teen Alcohol Problems?

    Nov 25, 14 • 1872 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on How Do Genetics And Family Conflict Affect Risks For Teen Alcohol Problems?

    Researchers and addiction specialists are well-aware that children who grow up in households heavily affected by family conflict have heightened chances of developing significant substance problems during adolescence. Genetic inheritance also meaningfully...

  • Alcohol Facts For Teens - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Arm Teens With These Important Alcohol Facts

    Oct 6, 14 • 1572 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Arm Teens With These Important Alcohol Facts

    Underage drinking is a major public health issue. Teens abuse alcohol more than any other substance. It is a problem for individuals as well. Thousands of...

  • Teens Who See Alcohol Ads Drink More - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Teens Who See Alcohol Ads Drink More

    Sep 22, 14 • 1657 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Teens Who See Alcohol Ads Drink More

    Underage drinking is more common than most parents would like to admit. The statistics are scary and tell us that at least 39 percent of high school students drink, while nearly a quarter binge drink. Eight percent have admitted to driving drunk and 24...

  • Early Substance Use Leads To Risk For Treatment Later - TeenDrugRehabs

    Early Substance Use Leads To Greater Risk For Treatment Later

    Sep 19, 14 • 1583 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Early Substance Use Leads To Greater Risk For Treatment Later

    When a teenager begins experimenting with drugs or alcohol, this is called early initiation by experts in the substance abuse field. It’s a significant concern because...

  • The Dangers Of Underage Drinking - Teen Drug Rehabs

    The Dangers Of Underage Drinking

    Aug 5, 14 • 1530 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on The Dangers Of Underage Drinking

    Alcohol is the leading substance of abuse among kids ages 12 to 20 years. In spite of the fact that underage drinking can be dangerous and is considered criminal behavior,...

  • Teen Alcohol Consumption Affects Decisions In Adulthood - Rat Study

    Rat Study Showing If Teen Alcohol Consumption Affects Decisions In Adulthood

    Aug 1, 14 • 1399 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Rat Study Showing If Teen Alcohol Consumption Affects Decisions In Adulthood

    Experts refer to the experimentation with alcohol during adolescence as “early initiation.” Early initiation is associated with multiple health risks. Immediate risks include injury or risky sexual behaviors that can result in a sexually transmitted...

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    Educate Yourself: Get The Facts About Teen Drinking

    Jul 28, 14 • 1435 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Educate Yourself: Get The Facts About Teen Drinking

     Underage drinking is common across the country and it presents real problems for public safety, public health, and for individuals. When teens drink, they risk harming their developing brains, making bad choices and getting in accidents that may cause...