July 22, 2021

First Exposure

The PATS study also indicates that youth are starting to drink at a younger age with about 10 percent of nine-year-olds reporting they had consumed more […]
July 13, 2021

Modeling Drinking Behavior

During summertime, your kids are spending a lot more time with you which means they are watching and learning from your behaviors more often. This is […]
July 4, 2021

Research Shows that Children are Beginning to Drink at a Younger Age

When it comes to preventing underage drinking, research shows that early education is the best defense. Which is why if your child is in elementary school, […]
June 28, 2021

Talking About It Doesn’t Mean They’ll Do It

Everybody has some level of curiosity, but there are some populations, such as teenagers, that have a notorious reputation for exploring their curiosity and taking a […]
June 17, 2021


The Gateway Drug When something traumatic happens to us, it is hard to forget and it usually becomes one of our core memories that help to […]
June 16, 2021

Underage Drinking and the Law

Underage drinking can be detrimental to a child’s future in so many different ways, which is why there are such strict rules and regulations in place […]
June 7, 2021

Alcohol and Drugs Magnify Suicide Risk

  Parents often ignore teen drinking, dismissing it as a rite of passage, but drinking alcohol puts people of all ages at greater risk for suicide. […]
June 6, 2021

MASK’s Need-to-Know Summer Tips

Ongoing communication is key on all these topics in regards to raising kids.   Bully When it comes to cyberbullying, live networks of video game systems […]
June 1, 2021

Bad Habit or Something More

Bad Habit or Addiction: How to Tell the Difference  “Addictions rarely happen suddenly, unless it’s something like heroin,” says Nowinski. “Generally, they creep up on you.” […]
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