iOS app Android app

Teen Alcohol

Brain Scans Suggest Surprising Cause Of Binge Drinking In Teens

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2013 | Science

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have unpicked the brain processes involved in teenage alcohol abuse and say their findings help explain why some young p...

Brilliant Bottom-Line Basics for October

Susie Spain | Posted 12.19.2012 | Parents
Susie Spain

In September, kids are mostly on their best behavior, or sort of. By October, they start finding their way into challenging and dangerous situations like drinking and driving.

Teen Drug And Alcohol Use Lowest Among Blacks, Asians

Posted 01.08.2012 | Education

Black and Asian adolescents are much less likely to turn to drugs or alcohol than teens of other races, according to a new study. The survey of ado...

Teen Drinking: Do Parents Know The Facts?

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 06.20.2011 | Home
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Should parents introduce alcohol to help children drink more responsibly, or does early exposure lead to an increase in alcohol abuse?

Teen Marijuana Use Up, Alcohol Use Down

AP | Posted 12.16.2011 | Parents

WASHINGTON -- America's teens are using more marijuana and less alcohol, according to an annual government study of eighth-, 10th- and 12th-graders ac...