Aaron White For adults, drinking in moderation, which means up to 1 drink per day for a woman or 2 for a man, can be part of a healthy lifestyle. Just about everyone knows that the legal drinking age throughout the United States is This device could help a person make safe choices while—and after—drinking.
Alcohol & Drugs Q&A for Teens
Content on this site is available for your use and may be reproduced in its entirety without permission from NIDA. For teen health and alcohol medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor. Lessons from Prevention Research Describes principles important to consider when developing drug abuse prevention programs and discusses issues relevant for family, school, and community settings. Teen drinkers are more likely to get fat or have health problems, too.
This device could help a person make safe choices while—and after—drinking. When people drink alcohol, it's absorbed into their bloodstream. If you think you have a drinking problem, get help as soon as possible. Don't get in a car with someone who's been drinking, even if that person is your ride home.