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Latest Leadership To Keep Children Alcohol Free Foundation Stories

2011-06-09 04:00:00

DAYTON, Ohio, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The incidence of alcohol poisoning, alcohol-related violence, and alcohol-impaired driving is increasing at an alarming rate among teens. If teens start to drink early, they are six times more likely to develop alcohol dependence. Half will experience both immediate and long-term health and social consequences. In short, the choices that teens make now can change the path of their life in devastating ways. Preventing underage drinking...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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