Tag: adolescent drinking

1. Girls who experienced pubertal maturation early in life and reported the least amount of parental supervision were at the highest risk for developing issues associated with alcohol consumption. 2. Adolescents who had the greatest issues with alcohol abuse at baseline saw the highest increases in parental autonomy granting over...
1. Adolescents with chronic medical conditions reporting alcohol consumption were more like to forget and intentionally skip medications. 2. Adolescents unaware of their medication’s interactions with alcohol were more likely to be drinkers than non-drinkers. Study Rundown: While the onset and use of alcohol and marijuana is prevalent among all youth,...
1. Stronger population-wide and youth-targeted alcohol policies were associated with reduced likelihood of youth alcohol consumption. 2. Adult alcohol consumption may mediate the relationship between population-wide policies and youth drinking. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)                        Study Rundown: Alcohol is the most commonly used drug among adolescents and is the direct...