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NIH study: Research-Based Strategies Help Reduce Underage Drinking

(1/14/2014)

NIH study: Research-Based Strategies Help Reduce Underage Drinking
NIH News
January 14, 2014

Strategies recommended by the Surgeon General to reduce underage drinking have shown promise when put into practice, according to scientists at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), part of the National Institutes of Health. These approaches include nighttime restrictions on young drivers and strict license suspension policies, interventions focused on partnerships between college campuses and the community, and routine screening by physicians to identify and counsel underage drinkers.

View the full article here: http://www.nih.gov/news/health/jan2014/niaaa-14.htm 


Keywords: NIH, research, underage, drinking, policies, alcohol, youth



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