Tag Archives: Parent

• Parents warned: don’t reward exam success with alcohol

Parents warned: don’t reward exam success with alcohol

Almost one in four parents will be giving their children alcohol to celebrate the end of school exams this summer, says Drinkaware. Drinkaware is urging parents not to give children alcohol to celebrate the end of exams, as their developing adolescent bodies can be damaged by its effects.  Drinkaware says: “The Chief Medical Officer’s guidance […]

• Breaking News! New Parents Admit To Drinking More

Breaking News! New Parents Admit To Drinking More

Nearly 20% of parents increase their alcohol intake after the birth of their first child, according to a new survey published by a children’s charity. The survey, released on behalf of 4Children, found that 17% of parents drink more alcohol than usual after their first baby is born, while 40% of new parents make no […]

• Dad, I Prefer the Shiraz

Dad, I Prefer the Shiraz

Do Parents Who Serve Teens Beer and Wine at Home Raise Responsible Drinkers? Parents teach their children how to swim, how to ride a bicycle and how to drive. Should they also teach their teenagers how to drink responsibly? The volatile issue is seldom discussed at alcohol-awareness programs. But some parents do quietly allow their […]