Deborah Gilboa, MD, (aka “Doctor G”) is a parenting expert, family physician and member of Responsibility.org’s National Advisory Board. Click here for more from Dr. Gilboa.
Jan
27
2015
When there are enticements and pressures to drink seemingly everywhere they look, and alcohol is not so hard to obtain isn't it not only normal but likely that teens will drink? Shouldn't we...
Lisa Graham Keegan responds to a Wall Street Journal story regarding alcohol advertising's effect on underage drinking in America.
Jan
21
2015
In reference to the recent article, “New Study Suggests Alcohol TV Ads are Linked with Underage Drinking” I must express some dismay that the study’s authors never mention that long...
For this part of our "How to Have Tough Conversations" series, we focused on how you can talk with your kids about alcohol responsibility.
Jan
05
2015
What better way to ring in the new year than by resolving to help our kids navigate the tough issues they face every day -- especially the issue of whether to drink underage or drive drunk.  ...
Latest data shows underage drinking at lowest level in survey history
Dec
16
2014
Continuing long-term declines, current underage drinking, binge drinking, annual and lifetime consumption are at the lowest level in survey history among America’s youth at all three grade...
Erin O’Malley is the dean of students services and director of counseling at Bishop O’Connell HS in Arlington, VA.
Nov
22
2014
Really, let me tell you how I feel about all those kids, or better yet, OUR kids.  I recently read the article in the Washington Post, Teacher to Parents: About THAT kid (the one who hits,...
Nov
17
2014
This guest blog was authored by Martin Block, Ph.D., Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University Findings from a recent national online tracking survey revealed just over four...
Elena Sonnino talks about the impact of conversation in her guest blog.
Nov
07
2014
Watching a 16-year-old teenager who snuck out to go to a party return home in the middle of the night – very drunk and very sick– on television is not a rare occurrence. But on a recent...
Nov
03
2014
In a recent study published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, findings indicate that strict social host laws may play an important role in lowering the prevalence of...
We talked with 3 parenting experts about how they have tough conversations with their kids about underage drinking.
Oct
28
2014
We’ve added three new videos with great advice from parenting bloggers on How to Start Tough Conversations with kids about topics like alcohol and underage drinking. If you missed the first...
Oct
24
2014
How are you taking part in National Teen Driver Safety Week? Parents, are you talking with your teens about the dangers of texting while driving? Educators, are...

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