Archive for the ‘Alcohol Abuse’ Category

  • Alcohol Brain Mapping Study Of College Students - TeenDrugRehabs

    Brain Mapping Study Of College Students Reveals Neural Changes From Alcohol Use

    Oct 10, 14 • 1792 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Brain Mapping Study Of College Students Reveals Neural Changes From Alcohol Use

    For many college freshmen that first year is more about exploring new-found freedom, including the ability to drink alcohol, than it is about higher education. But according to a recent longitudinal study...

  • Students At Highest Risk For Alcohol-Related Harm - TeenDrugRehabs

    What Puts Students At Highest Risk For Alcohol-Related Harm?

    Sep 26, 14 • 1869 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on What Puts Students At Highest Risk For Alcohol-Related Harm?

    People enrolled in colleges and universities drink more often than their peers not enrolled in school, and also have unusually high rates of involvement in drinking practices capable of...

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

    Teens Who See Alcohol Ads Drink More

    Sep 22, 14 • 2176 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...

  • Do Young Adults With High Social Status Drink More - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Do Young Adults With High Social Status Drink More?

    Aug 19, 14 • 1760 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Do Young Adults With High Social Status Drink More?

    In the U.S., young adults consume alcohol more often than people in any other age group and also have high rates of participation in dangerous drinking behaviors. However, not all young adult consumers drink alcohol in the same...

  • Kids Are Starting Younger, Consuming More Alcohol - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Kids Are Starting Younger, Consuming More Alcohol

    Aug 14, 14 • 1780 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Kids Are Starting Younger, Consuming More Alcohol

    Alcohol continues to be the substance most frequently abused by youth, and it is the leading cause of fatal injury for people under 21. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), more than 5,000 youth die every year from an...

  • Number Of Bars In Town Predict Teen Alcohol Use - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    How Can The Number Of Bars In Town Predict Teen Alcohol Use?

    Aug 7, 14 • 1715 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on How Can The Number Of Bars In Town Predict Teen Alcohol Use?

    Alcohol consumption is a problematic but fairly common activity among U.S. teenagers of all ages. A range of factors can help determine the attitude that a given teen holds toward alcohol, as well as how much and how...

  • The Dangers Of Underage Drinking - Teen Drug Rehabs

    The Dangers Of Underage Drinking

    Aug 5, 14 • 2085 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 • 1863 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 • 1970 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...

  • The Dangers Of Teen Alcohol Consumption | Alcohol Awareness For Kids

    The Dangers Of Alcohol Consumption: A Message Kids Need To Hear

    Jul 11, 14 • 1819 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on The Dangers Of Alcohol Consumption: A Message Kids Need To Hear

    A new community outreach program in the United Kingdom is making headlines with its innovative approach to alcohol awareness. Called The Safety Crew Initiative, the program is a traveling workshop that goes from school to school to help kids understand the...