Risky use of alcohol, drugs and cigarettes in a psychosis unit: a 1 1/2 year follow-up of stability and changes after initial screening
- Sobering Times for Teens. Butterfield, Fox // New York Times Upfront;2/7/2003, Vol. 135 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the decline in teenage smoking, drinking and illegal drug use in the U.S. based on a survey conducted for the National Institute on Drug Abuse as of February 7, 2003. Other findings of the survey; Speculation of some experts on the decline; Background on the survey.
- Winner's mailbox. // Winner;Apr98, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p12
Shares the readers' ideas through poems or drawings on something that warns children about the dangers of smoking, drinking and using other drugs.
- Youth smoking at its lowest level yet. Walker, Gaelle // Convenience Store;8/5/2011, p7
The article reports on the National Health Services survey on smoking, drinking and drug use among young people in England in 2010 that revealed the continued decline in the number of young people who smoke.
- SAY NO to Drugs, Alcohol, and Cigarettes. // World Almanac for Kids;2001, p94
This article provides suggestions for refusing the try drugs. Drugs, alcohol, and cigarettes can do serious damage to people's bodies and minds. Most kids keep away from them. But some kids have a tough time saying "no" when they are offered harmful substances. Here are some ways to say "no."...
- A comparison of computer-assisted and paper-and-pencil self-administered questionnaires in a survey on smoking, alcohol, and drug use. Wright, Debra L.; Aquilino, William S.; Supple, Andrew J. // Public Opinion Quarterly;Fall98, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p331
This study compares estimates of self-reported substance use and psychological well-being obtained in computer-assisted and paper-and-pencil self-administered surveys. We examine the extent to which mode effects on survey responses are moderated by respondent characteristics and respondent...
- Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Use among Rural/Small Town and Urban Youth: A Secondary Analysis of the Monitoring the Future Data Set. Cronk, Christine E.; Sarvela, Paul D. // American Journal of Public Health;May97, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p760
Objectives. This study compared prevalence of substance use among high school seniors in rural and urban areas from 1976 through 1992. Methods. We used data collected for these years from urban (n = 75 916) and rural (n = 51 182) high school seniors. Thirty-day prevalence for alcohol,...
- Winner's mailbox October 1997. // Winner;Oct97, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p12
Presents sketches and poems contributed by readers warning other children about the dangers of smoking, drinking and abusing drugs.
- DRUGS. Colman, Robyn; Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia;Mar2006, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p5
Offers news briefs on youth as of March 2006. Findings of a study in Brisbane, Queensland that brothers and sisters are more powerful role models when it comes to teenage drinking and smoking; Association of drug use and mental illness among youth.
- Bullying is not normal behavior. SLENDAK, KIMBERLY // Grand Rapids Family Magazine;Oct2010, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p12
The article presents the author's views on school bullying. He informs that according to a study, more than eight out of 10 children between 12 and 15 years of age are bullied at school. He opines that the problem of bullying is more prevalent than other problems such as smoking, alcohol use,...