With the holidays fast approaching us and the spreading of “good cheer”, some important things to remember before you drink: Not all alcoholic drinks are created equal. Let’s test your knowledge to see what you know. A standard shot of 80 proof liquor, like rum, vodka, whiskey, scotch or brandy is equal to: A. 2 fl oz B. 1 […]
Remember, your intuition is your best parenting tool. You know your child better than anyone else in the world, so if you think she’s changed in some way, she probably has. And it never hurts to just come out and ask your child about her experience with or opinion about drugs or alcohol. You can […]
Four Loco Has Already Said It Would Pull Caffine From Drinks Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters Wednesday to four manufacturers of alcoholic energy drinks often consumed by college students, saying the caffeine added to their beverages is an “unsafe food additive.” FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg said […]
Finding information about substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery options has been a problem for both those seeking help and professional help-providers in recent years, especially in times of crisis. “You’ve got people in urgent situations that need immediate help, may not know professional terminology or may not be in a position to pursue normal […]
Grace Youth and Family Foundation remains committed to serving area students with their recovery high school program by starting a new charter school.