Posts Tagged ‘Underage Drinking’

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

    Kids Are Starting Younger, Consuming More Alcohol

    Aug 14, 14 • 1992 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...

  • Helping Parents Talk To Their Kids About Drinking And Drugs

    Kids And Drugs: If You Talk, They Will Listen

    Aug 11, 14 • 2315 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Kids And Drugs: If You Talk, They Will Listen

    Underage drinking is a serious problem in the U.S., and yet it is a topic that is often avoided in families. It may be that parents feel that no matter what they say, their children will choose to drink. It might be that many parents believe that their child...

  • 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 • 1835 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...

  • Substance Use At School Indicates Additional At Home Problems

    Substance Use At School May Indicate Other Problems

    Aug 6, 14 • 2276 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Substance Use At School May Indicate Other Problems

    Teens who experiment with alcohol or drugs are considered by experts to have experienced “early initiation.” Early initiation is an important focus for those who develop strategies to reduce substance abuse. Teens that begin using alcohol or drugs are at...

  • The Dangers Of Underage Drinking - Teen Drug Rehabs

    The Dangers Of Underage Drinking

    Aug 5, 14 • 2282 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,...

  • Dangers Of Palcohol | New Drug Trend In Teens

    Coming Soon To A School Near You: Palcohol And New Hallucinogen

    Aug 4, 14 • 2422 Views • NewsComments Off on Coming Soon To A School Near You: Palcohol And New Hallucinogen

    If several decades of a government-led war on drugs have taught us anything, it’s that there’s always another danger headed down the pike. That is why advocacy groups like Tackling Youth Substance Abuse are always looking ahead to the next potential...

  • Teen Alcohol Consumption Affects Decisions In Adulthood - Rat Study

    Rat Study Showing If Teen Alcohol Consumption Affects Decisions In Adulthood

    Aug 1, 14 • 2076 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...

  • Teen Substance Abuse Treatment

    Educate Yourself: Get The Facts About Teen Drinking

    Jul 28, 14 • 2155 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 • 1979 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...

  • Maternal Support For Anxiety Disorder | Alcohol Use Disorder

    How Mom’s Support Is Key In Helping Anxious Kids Avoid Alcohol

    Jun 27, 14 • 2324 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on How Mom’s Support Is Key In Helping Anxious Kids Avoid Alcohol

    Anxiety disorder is the common name for a group of officially defined mental health conditions centered on prominent and potentially debilitating reactions to everyday and unusual stress. People affected by one of these conditions may have increased odds of...