Underage & Teen Drinking

Here's what you need to know about underage and teen drinking, including how to talk about difficult situations, dealing with the wrong kind of friends, and more. Plus: Risks, treatment, and resources.

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Anheuser-Busch Wants You to Talk to Your Teen About Underage Drinking

A parenting expert offers tips for tough conversations about underage drinking with your teen, especially during prom season.

Here's Why Your 18-Year-Old May Soon Be Able to Drink in Illinois

A proposed bill in Illinois would let 18- to 20-year-olds drink beer and wine in restaurants with their parents' permission.

Study: Kids Who Lose a Parent to Death or Divorce Are More Likely to Smoke and Drink

Could losing a parent lead to bad behavior in teens? A new study found that kids with an absent parent are more likely to smoke and drink. Here's how to minimize the risk.

When Should You Talk to Your Kids About Alcohol?

A new clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) urges parents to talk to their kids about the dangers of drinking.

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