Archive for the ‘Alcohol Abuse’ Category

  • Social & Emotional Consequences Of Underage Drinking-teendrugrehabs

    The Scary Consequences Of Teen Drinking

    Apr 17, 15 • 3236 Views • Alcohol Abuse, FeaturedComments Off on The Scary Consequences Of Teen Drinking

    Peer pressure and substance abuse go hand-in-hand for many teens, which means that too many put their lives and futures at risk by drinking. Underage drinking is nothing new. Kids have always experimented with substance abuse, and drinking is at the top of...

  • 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 • 3542 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...

  • Impact Sleeping Problems Have On Teen Alcohol Use-Teen Drug Rehabs

    What Impact Do Sleeping Problems Have On Teen Alcohol Use?

    Apr 7, 15 • 2522 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on What Impact Do Sleeping Problems Have On Teen Alcohol Use?

    The presence of insomnia or other sleeping problems substantially increases the odds that a teenager will binge drink and experience a range of alcohol-related harms, current research indicates. For a variety of reasons, teenagers have significant chances of...

  • Genetics Predictor Of Teens Expectations About Alcohol - TeenDrugRehab

    Is Genetics A Key Predictor Of Teens’ Expectations About Alcohol?

    Feb 22, 15 • 2662 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Is Genetics A Key Predictor Of Teens’ Expectations About Alcohol?

    Teenagers commonly have different expectancies about alcohol’s positive and negative effects before and after taking their first drink, according to the results of a study published in early 2015 in the journal Addiction. Alcohol expectancies are known to...

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

    Why Teenage Drinking Is A Major Problem

    Jan 13, 15 • 1710 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...

  • Can Peer Pressure Trump Genetics For Alcohol Abuse - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Can A Teen’s Peers Override Genetic Safeguards Against Alcohol Abuse?

    Dec 19, 14 • 1928 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Can A Teen’s Peers Override Genetic Safeguards Against Alcohol Abuse?

    A combination of genetic factors can strongly influence the odds that any given person will develop a diagnosable case of alcohol use disorder (alcohol abuse/alcoholism). Some of these factors increase risks, while others decrease them. In a study...

  • Drinking In College Linked To Intimate Partner Violence - TeenRehabs

    Drinking In College Linked To Intimate Partner Violence

    Dec 14, 14 • 1746 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Drinking In College Linked To Intimate Partner Violence

    Intimate partner violence (IPV) is the standard term for any form of physical violence, psychological violence or sexual violence directed from one...

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

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

    Nov 25, 14 • 2047 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...

  • Which Factors Affect The Odds A Teens Will Drink - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Which Teens Are More Likely To Drink Alcohol?

    Oct 23, 14 • 1758 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Which Teens Are More Likely To Drink Alcohol?

    Teenagers who drink alcohol have heightened risks for a range of seriously negative short- and long-term life outcomes. Some of these risks are especially prominent in teens who...

  • Birthday Drinking Lands Young Adults In ER - TeenDrugRehabs

    Birthday Drinking Lands Young Adults In ER

    Oct 20, 14 • 1575 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Birthday Drinking Lands Young Adults In ER

    Birthday drinking is a term sometimes used to describe the spike in alcohol consumption that can occur when underage or legal-age drinkers near or reach their next birthday. Two studies published in recent years explore...