More Concerns with Underage Drinking

Last week a site that gave us information on concerns about underage drinking was  http://liq.wa.gov/education/facts-underage-drinking  .  This week I will use some of their information from a chart entitled 2010 Healthy Youth Survey… Continue reading

Related Concerns of Underage Drinking

The Washington State Liquor Control Board also maintains http://liq.wa.gov/education/facts-underage-drinking  a site with more facts.  The bulleted ones are from the site and my personal comments are directly underneath them.  Have you ever thought… Continue reading

Permalink

Last week on the website http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact -sheets/alcohol – use.htm  the topic centered on the immediate health risks.  This week the information will continue with the long-term health risks.  The bulleted facts are from… Continue reading

Immediate Health Risks with Alcohol

Another website with very helpful information on alcohol and its far-reaching effects is http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/alcohol-use.htm.  This week will center on the immediate health risks. This site tells us that excessive alcohol use can increase… Continue reading

Permalink

This is a continuation of last week’s blog with another 7 facts on teen drinking and alcohol found on the website dosomething.org.   The facts are right after the asterisk and my comments beneath… Continue reading

Three Facts about Teen Drinking

This week’s blog has to do with facts about teen drinking and alcohol found on a website entitled dosomething.org.  Let’s take a look at them one by one with my comments directly underneath… Continue reading

Break the Rules

If you grow up in a home where alcohol or other substances are abused OR addictive behaviors are in place, what do you learn?  Do you learn to be: Loving? Accepting? Tolerant? Patient?… Continue reading

More ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Characteristics

Last week some of the characteristics that may be found in children of alcoholics were outlined.  This week more will be added to the list.  If you missed last week’s blog you may… Continue reading

Some ACOA (Adult Children of Alcohlics) Characteristics

This week let’s take a look at some characteristics that may be found in children of alcoholics.  Childrenthat grow up in a home where one or both parents are alcoholic have a 50… Continue reading

Facts About Alcohol

Are female teenagers more prone to alcoholism?  According to the Washington State Liquor Control Board teenage girls are at higher risk because they are more likely to weigh more pros than cons from… Continue reading