Health classes don’t have to focus on just eating right and exercising more, according to the latest study. In fact, they …
Taking your first drink in your early teens may put you at greater risk of developing alcohol problems later on, according to new research.
One of the more effective ways to reduce excessive drinking in college is also the most obvious — talk to freshman before they set foot on campus.
The latest update to the annual Monitoring the Future survey of drug use in American youth bears mainly good news, at least if your interest is in reducing drug-related harm
Two questions asked during a regular pediatrician’s visit could help identify youth with drinking problems, according to a national expert group convened by the National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse (NIAAA), which …
Is teen binge-drinking “just a phase?” Or do most teens who drink heavily become alcoholics?
Among American teens aged 12 to 14 who report drinking alcohol, nearly 30% were given the booze by their parents or other adult relatives, according to new statistics released by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.