More About Teenage Drinking

Surgeon Generals call to action on underage drinking: http://www.hhs.gov/news/press/2007pres/20070306.html

A 2010 report on underaged drinking in Placer County: Click for report

CDC (center for disease control) on teen drinking and the negative effects http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/quickstats/underage_drinking.htm

How Alcohol effects the teenage brain: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/addiction-science/200810/what-does-alcohol-do-your-brain

Depression and teenage alcohol use http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/2k7/newUserDepression/newUserDepression.cfm

A site for young women and their moms: http://www.girlsanddrinking.org/

Where do young people get Alcohol? http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/2k8/underageGetAlc/underageGetAlc.cfm

Where do young people drink? http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/2k8/location/underage.cfm

An entry point to much more information on teenage drinking: http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/underage.cfm

Learn more about teenage alcohol use and prevention techniques: http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa67/aa67.htm

http://www.youthbingedrinking.org/

 

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