Oct
01
2014
When it comes to underage drinking, some parents take their good intentions and place them at odds with what they know to be good parenting. This latest data about the effects of social hosting...
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...
Sep
08
2014
It is 6am and I am sitting in the Ottawa International Airport for the final time. It is with great excitement that I am leaving the city I have called home for the last decade. Back when I was a new...
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...
Responsibility.org and Total Wine paired up to feature a summertime commitments campaign to urge people to have a safe, responsible summer.
Jul
01
2014
Commitment. What does it mean to you?  It could be an agreement between two parties, a pledge to do something in the future, or perhaps something more self-fulfilling - an internal promise to...
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
22
2014
Drunk driving fatalities have declined significantly overall and among persons under 21 since NHTSA began recording alcohol-impaired driving statistics in 1982 (51% and 78%, respectively). ...
May
16
2014
Though Americans are driving more than ever, the number of motor vehicle fatalities continues to decline, including the involvement in fatal crashes among 15 to 19-year-old drivers. Unfortunately,...
May
02
2014
Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teens – one-third of those crashes involve a teen driver who had been drinking and ten percent of 15 to 19 year old drivers involved in...

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