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An Open Letter to Parents About Bringing the Party Home

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 05.21.2013 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

I am quite sure that you have all been in this situation at one time or another with at least one of your children. You know, when you pretty much know that your teens are going to drink alcohol at a party so you debate to yourself about whether or not to have the party at your own house .

BFFs Play Surprising Role In Teen Drinking, Study Shows

Posted 04.12.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 01/30/2013 07:01 AM EST on LiveScience Best friends might play the biggest role in influencing when teens...

Under the Influence

David Jernigan, PhD | Posted 08.20.2012 | Science
David Jernigan, PhD

The world of advertising and marketing is changing all around us, and alcohol regulation and enforcement are not keeping up. The question is clear: Is government doing enough to protect our children from the influence of alcohol marketing?

Report: Teen Drug Use Now An 'Epidemic'

TIME | Posted 08.29.2011 | Healthy Living

In a new report on drug, alcohol and tobacco use among teens in the U.S., the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia Univ...

5 New Things We All Need To Know About Today's Teenagers

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

As my children are but 10 and seven, the teen years and all of their related angst and drama still seem so far off. And yet, every time I open up a newspaper lately, I'm confronted with a new (and often disturbing) fact about teens.