TITLE

Dinner makes a Difference

PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - Chicago Weekend Edition;8/25/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 33, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the findings of The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University that children who have family dinner five times a week are 45 percent less likely to drink and 66 percent less likely to use drugs.
ACCESSION #
55689820

 

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