Category Archives: Alcohol

April is Alcohol Awareness Month…. Alcohol and Energy Drinks

Youth are so into the energy drinks, but drinking alcohol and energy drinks together is very risky. Because mixing the caffeine in the energy drink that speeds your body up and makes you wide awake and the alcohol which slows the … Continue reading

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Alcohol Awareness Month…. Alcohol and Alcoholism

April is Alcohol Awareness Month and this month we will posts facts you may not know about alcohol.   Alcoholism has little to do with the amount or what kind of alcohol one consumes but more the uncontrollable “need” for alcohol. … Continue reading

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month… Alcohol and Medical Issues

April is Alcohol Awareness Month and this month we will posts facts you may not know about alcohol.  Did you know that up to 40% of hospital beds are filled in the United States (except those being used by maternity … Continue reading

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month…I only had one drink.

April is Alcohol Awareness Month and this month we will posts facts you may not know about alcohol.  You may have heard someone say…I only had one drink.  That may be true but not all drinks are the same and … Continue reading

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month – Alcoholism affects Kids Too.

When you think of alcohol we think of adults but children are affected by alcohol too, more than 7 million children live in a household where at least one parent is dependent on or has abused alcohol.   More than half … Continue reading

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month

April is Alcohol Awareness Month and this month we will posts facts you may not know about alcohol.   Alcohol is the most commonly abused addictive substance in the United States.  Approximately 17.6 million or one in every 12 adults suffer … Continue reading

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Underage Drinking

Alcohol use by youth is sometimes thought of as a rite of passage.  The fact is that it is illegal under the age of 21. Research shows that when drinking starts before the age of 15, youth are more likely … Continue reading

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Shatter the Myths About Our Youth and Drugs in Our Community

                Please check back everyday this week (January 23 – 27th),  a new fact will be listed every day under this post about our local data from the PAYS (Pennsylvania Youth Survey).  Shatter the Myths about what … Continue reading

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Action Needed- What message is this new toy giving children?

Why put children in danger!  Now they are making a full equipped bar for Barbie dolls.  What is this teaching our young children?  Please read the details in the CADCA article.   Both websites that sell it say it’s unavailable … Continue reading

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Don’t Drive Drunk – Super Bowl Fans

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