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Study Attempts to Link Teen Brain Structures and Alcoholism Risks

By Paul Gaita

Researchers employed brain scans to see which factors in a teens' developing brain could lead to alcohol dependency. MORE  

Teens Who Get Drunk Sooner Are More Likely To Become Heavy Drinkers

By Victoria Kim

A new research study has concluded that teens who abuse alcohol earlier in life have more chance of becoming alcoholic. MORE  

Study Shows Link Between Alcohol Use And Psychosocial Problems In Teens

By John Lavitt

Aggressive teens are more likely to abuse alcohol than their peers. MORE  

Lana Del Rey Didn't Let Her "Dark Side" Win

By May Wilkerson

The singer says her teen struggle with addiction—which led to a stint in boarding school—was "the worst thing that ever happened to me."  MORE  

Turning 21, Booze-Free

By Taylor Ellsworth

When I came of age, I was legally allowed to drink. And as it turns out, I couldn’t have cared less.  MORE  

AA and Me

By Lily Weinstein

The longer I’m in AA, the more it tends to annoy me. But that doesn’t mean I don’t want to be there. Can’t I be a member without being a zealot?  MORE  

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