If someone brought a new friend to the group you always played "Never Have I Ever" to see how far they'd gone. And when bouncers asked you why you only had a photocopy of your passport you'd say it was because you didn't want your real one to get stolen. Mainly because you were just raiding your parents' fridge when they had gone out to a dinner party. Share On facebook Share On facebook Share.
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How to Deal With a Drunk Child
Download this publication Underage drinking is a serious public health problem in the United States. The consequences of underage drinking can affect everyone—regardless of age or drinking status. We all feel the effects of the aggressive behavior, property damage, injuries, violence, and deaths that can result from underage drinking. This is not simply a problem for some families—it is a nationwide concern.
While this is an emotional experience for parents, it is important that you support your child through the situation. And this is definitely a time when there are good and bad ways to respond as a parent. Here's how to deal with a drunk child or teenager, and get it right.
And children as young as 11 are taking their first drink of alcohol—the average age when boys start drinking. For girls, that age is now More and more kids are drinking hard liquor, and an alarming number of those teens and pre-teens are binge drinking, which is defined as consuming 5 or more drinks of any alcohol in one setting for boys, and 4 or more drinks for girls. The fact is, kids are hitting the bottle in greater numbers these days, enough to cause the Surgeon General to issue a report last year warning parents about alcohol consumption among minors. According to the study, there are 11 million underage drinkers in the U.