Sep 19, 2017 · “Some people have written that alcohol use and sexuality are down, so that must mean that teens are more virtuous than they used to be,” says lead author Jean Twenge, professor of .
At the same time, adolescents appear to be particularly sensitive to the positive effects of drinking, such as feeling more at ease in social situations, and young people may drink more than adults because of these positive social experiences (18,19).
People ages 12 through 20 drink 11 percent of all alcohol consumed in the United States. 3 Although youth drink less often than adults do, when they do drink, they drink more. That is because young people consume more than 90 percent of their alcohol by binge drinking. Binge drinking is consuming many drinks on an occasion (see box).
Dec 12, 2013 · Teenagers aren’t the only ones that could use a lecture about texting while driving. New research shows more adults use their phones while driving than teens. The report, done by the AAA Author: CBS News.
Sep 07, 2016 · A new study shows the most ticketed drivers in Ohio are 21-year-olds. The study comes after an analysis of more than 600,000 traffic tickets given out by state troopers. They found 21-year-olds.