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We all remember the advent of energy drinks and how they guzzled down by teens and tweens before sporting events or other activities to give them an edge. We also remember how bad they were for our kids. There was …

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The last few years have been hard on many families. The loss of loved ones, unemployment, forced cloistering at home, restrictions on socializing and many more.  Another consequence of Covid 19 has been the attitudes of some parents surrounding underage …

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TikTok has become an extremely popular social media venue for teens and tweens. However, the potential for harm to your child can be found in some of the challenges that appear on the site. For more information on this and …

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St. Patrick’s Day is the third biggest drinking holiday of the year. The following article rings true and it is important that we as parents do the best we can to keep our kids safe. For most older teens telling …

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The Super Bowl and alcohol go hand in hand. Too many people, including teens, drink way too much alcohol on this day, which can have unfortunate and potentially deadly consequences. As parents we should insure that our children are safe …

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The winter blues is a real thing and affects a lot of people’s mental well being. Add to this the ongoing pandemic and it can seem unbearable once you hit February. Click here to see how to navigate this problem.

With legalization, the creation of  consumption centers, and open recreational use of marijuana in New York, one fact remains and should not be forgotten  – marijuana use damages the brains of those users under 25 yrs. old. Granted the law …

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This time of year, most people have holiday spirit but you don’t need alcohol to get it. Drinking too much during the holidays can cause problems for you and your family. Celebrate responsibly if you are old enough and set …

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Planning A Holiday Party?

December 14, 2021

It’s that time of year when we get together with friends and relatives to celebrate the holidays. Many of us host parties in our homes. One important thing we must be aware of, is that too much alcohol cannot only …

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The Gift of Time

December 1, 2021

  The Holiday break is perfect for spending some quality time with your kids.  Doing things as a family can definitely help your communication skills with your children and it can bring you closer as a group.  Also, it’s a …

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