• Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    When Your Child Drinks Alcohol
    Don't overreact to a child's "experiments" with alcohol -- but do spend some time discussing this. ...
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Teen Drinks Heavily
    Our expert advises a teen to reconsider his drinking behavior and find better ways to get what he are seeking. ...
  • Senior Prom Drinking
    Prom
    The Senior Prom and Drinking: How to Start a Conversation
    The Scene: Your 18-year-old daughter and her date are invited to a pre-prom party at a friend's and several post-prom parties. You want her to have a wonderful time, but you're worried about her drinking. When you raise the issue with her, she ro...
    Alvin Poussaint, M.D. and Susan Linn, Ed.D.
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Parents, Teens and Alcohol...A Dangerous Mix
    Parents, Teens and Alcohol...A Dangerous Mix Mike and Molly throw the best keg parties in town. The beer flows freely as burly varsity football players collect car keys at the door. Teens mill around, shouting over the pounding music, hugging and...
    Barbara Cooke
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Parents, Teens, and Alcohol: A Dangerous Mix
    Parents, Teens, and Alcohol: A Dangerous MixParents Playing It CoolMike and Molly throw the best keg parties in town. The beer flows freely as burly varsity-football players collect car keys at the door. Teens mill around, shouting over the pound...
    Barbara Cooke
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Underage Drinking
    When a parent discovers that her son has been drinking with his friends, should she tell his friends' parents? ...
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Teen Came Home Drunk
    A mother wonders what she can say or do to stress to her daughter that drinking and drugs will hurt her. ...
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
    Curious World
  • Senior Prom Drinking
    Prom
    The Senior Prom and Drinking: How to Start a Conversation
    The Scene: Your 18-year-old daughter and her date are invited to a pre-prom party at a friend's and several post-prom parties. You want her to have a wonderful time, but you're worried about her drinking. When you raise the issue with her, she ro...
    Alvin Poussaint, M.D. and Susan Linn, Ed.D.
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Sixteen-Year-Old Got Drunk with Friends
    An expert reassures a guilty teen that he can learn from this experience and become a wiser, healthier, and more self-respecting young man. ...
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Teen Came Home Drunk
    A mother wonders what she can say or do to stress to her daughter that drinking and drugs will hurt her. ...
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Drug and Alcohol Quiz
    How can you tell if your teen is using drugs or alcohol? Take this quiz and find out! ...
  • Teens
    Alcohol Abuse
    Teen Binge Drinking
    Since alcohol will probably enter all our children's lives, we must provide alcohol education long before high school or college. ...