Care to sight some of that research by name John?
Family tree full of alcoholism. Watched loved ones fight and win, watched some
lose. In the end I knew and know their hearts. There is with out shadow of a
doubt a genetic predisposition to this horrible disease.
Study after study has found that children who grow up in conservative homes are
far less likely to engage in substance abuse and wanton sexuality than their
peers. This is irrefutable fact. The solution to the substance abuse problem
could not be more clear.
This article should have been headlined, "Predicting which teens will become
binge drinkers". The word "may" is a throwaway word. Any child
"may" become a governor, a serial killer, president of GM, or a binge
drinker. The goal is to predict which ones will, and then do something to
It's called dinner table conversations and parents who are involved in
their children's lives. It's hard to miss the signs when parents are
parenting properly and care enough to be aware.