Posts Tagged ‘Long-term Drinking Effects’

  • The Dangers Of Underage Drinking - Teen Drug Rehabs

    The Dangers Of Underage Drinking

    Aug 5, 14 • 1669 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 • 1519 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...

  • The Negative Effects Of Alcohol On Athletic Performance

    The Negative Effects Of Alcohol On Athletic Performance

    Jul 9, 14 • 2579 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on The Negative Effects Of Alcohol On Athletic Performance

    There’s a group of runners in Peru who get together each month for a long run and a communal drinking session. Members jokingly refer to themselves as a drinking club with a running problem. But the truth is that mixing alcohol and athletics is not a joking...

  • How To Identify Risk For Alcohol Addiction | Alcohol Abuse Factors

    How To Identify Risk For Alcohol Addiction Before It Takes Hold

    Jul 3, 14 • 1968 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on How To Identify Risk For Alcohol Addiction Before It Takes Hold

    Some individuals consume alcohol in moderate quantities over the course of their entire adult lives. They may drink when they attend a party or get together with friends, but they rarely consume more than a drink or two, and almost never drink to excess....

  • The Impact Of Underage Drinking | Teen Rehab For Alcohol Addiction

    The Profound Impact Of Underage Drinking

    Jan 8, 14 • 2950 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on The Profound Impact Of Underage Drinking

    The teen years should be ones of exciting new opportunities and growth. As the adolescent begins to pull away from the family unit and tries out his or her wings they can experience satisfying years of personal growth and development. However, when alcohol...

  • Teens Are Benefiting From 12-Step Programs | Teen Alcohol Treatment

    How Alcohol-Addicted Teens Are Benefiting From 12-Step Programs

    Dec 30, 13 • 1556 Views • Addiction TreatmentComments Off on How Alcohol-Addicted Teens Are Benefiting From 12-Step Programs

    When drinking is initiated during the teen years, the individual exposes himself to many dangerous potential outcomes. Immediate concerns include risky sexual behavior that can result in unplanned pregnancy or the contraction of a sexually transmitted...

  • Underage Drinking Health Concerns For Teenage Girls | Alcohol Abuse

    Underage Drinking Poses Unique Health Concerns For Teenage Girls Compared To Boys

    Dec 17, 13 • 2243 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Underage Drinking Poses Unique Health Concerns For Teenage Girls Compared To Boys

    It used to be that teenage boys were larger consumers of alcohol than their female peers. But all that has recently changed. As reported by the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), current figures now place drinking levels for young girls on equal par...

  • Risks Of Drinking As A Teen | Teen Binge Drinking | Teen Alcohol Rehab

    A Child’s First Drink Of Alcohol – How The Age Makes A Difference

    Dec 11, 13 • 1801 Views • Alcohol Abuse, For the ParentsComments Off on A Child’s First Drink Of Alcohol – How The Age Makes A Difference

    Most parents will acknowledge that children just grow up too fast. Milestones like the first words come out unexpectedly. Before long, the wobbly legs are flying across a baseball field. One milestone parents might not expect, and definitely not one...

  • Teen Binge Drinking Consequences, Risky Behavior | Teen Alcohol Rehab

    Teen Binge Drinking Consequences And Risky Behaviors

    Dec 2, 13 • 4156 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Teen Binge Drinking Consequences And Risky Behaviors

    When parents are talking with teens about reasons to stay away from alcohol there are plenty of reasons to give. The illegality of teenage drinking is only the beginning. There are immediate dangers associated with drinking and later consequences as well....

  • Link Between Teen Drinking And Breast Cancer | Girls Avoiding Alcohol

    Link Between Teen Drinking And Breast Cancer?

    Nov 20, 13 • 2029 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Link Between Teen Drinking And Breast Cancer?

    Parents are encouraged to keep an open dialogue with their children about decisions related to drug and alcohol use. Parents should make sure that teen children understand their opinions about substance use, in addition to maintaining clearly-communicated...