Teens & Kids
Menu

 


Movies Wield Powerful Influence On 10-15-year Olds’ Drinking Habits

Movies Wield Powerful Influence On 10-15-year Olds’ Drinking HabitsEarly adolescence is a high-risk period for alcohol experimentation and initiation. Adolescent drinking is linked to exposure to alcohol use in the media. This study examined the influence that movie portrayals of drinking may have on the onset of drinking among 6th, 7th and 8th graders, and the impact that viewing the movie with a friend or parent might have. Researchers also examined movie influence across a spectrum of early-drinking milestones: sipping alcohol (but not consuming a full drink), consuming a full drink of alcohol, and engaging in heavy episodic drinking.

Read more...

loading...

Bookmaker with best odds http://wbetting.co.uk review site.