Sep
26
2014
The shorter the time between a teen’s first drink and the first time they get drunk, the greater the risk of binge drinking during adolescence, according to a new study. "Our research...
1.525 million fewer American youth reported drinking in 2013 than in 2003, according to the latest data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, which was released Thursday, September 4, 2014.
Sep
09
2014
Parents, keep up the great work. By all measures, alcohol consumption in the past month is down according to the most recent available federal data. SAMHSA released an Overview of Findings from the...
Dr. Hans House discusses the issue of college binge drinking & alcohol over-consumption on college campuses.
Aug
29
2014
Across this nation, many college campuses will celebrate the end of August with the onset of football season.  Usually, this coincides with the beginning of classes.  This is true at the...
Indiana state Senator Jim Merritt today announced his lifeline law to combat underage drinking and alcohol-related emergency room visits on college campuses.
Aug
25
2014
When young people begin college, they are given newfound freedoms. But those freedoms come along with new risks, including the temptation to abuse alcohol. Today, about 40 percent of college students...
Hans House explains the importance of being responsible on your birthday and not over celebrating.
Aug
06
2014
Across North America, celebrating birthdays as an adult sometimes involves binge drinking.  And the milestone of achieving legal drinking age involves more binge drinking than most.  This...
Recent study suggests text message communications help reduce binge drinking, serve as intervention
Jul
14
2014
In a first-of-its-kind trial, funded by the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility in partnership with the Emergency Medicine Foundation, using text messaging to communicate with young...
Celebrate this Fourth of July holiday responsibily and watch our video!
Jul
01
2014
On July 4th, as our country celebrates its freedom, our freedom of choice seems wonderfully endless. Hammock or lounge chair? Brownies or cupcakes? If you’re an adult: soda or beer? Water or a...
Jun
16
2014
Everyone falls into a routine. We get up, maybe we go to work or school, we eat and go to bed at night on a general, if not regular, schedule. I know my wife and I fell into a schedule when both of...
Current underage drinking, binge drinking and lifetime consumption of alcohol is down among America’s high school students, and long-term trends in underage drinking continue to show declining rates of consumption, according to the latest youth study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Jun
13
2014
Our nation’s high schoolers are drinking less, according to the latest youth study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Current underage drinking, binge drinking and lifetime...
May
12
2014
It’s been a great spring break season! With over 1,000 submissions, college students from all over the country have proved that they can enjoy spring break productively and responsibly. The...

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