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2013-04-17 12:22:49

Prior research has shown that the transition from high school to college is a particularly vulnerable time, associated with increased alcohol use and risk of negative alcohol-related consequences.

2012-05-01 21:09:08

During high school the parents of teenagers' friends can have as much effect on the teens' substance use as their own parents.

2012-01-30 11:51:24

The first few weeks of college are a critical time in shaping students' drinking habits.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.