Hiii. My mother and I dont have a relationship, she doest talk to me about whats going on in my life, all she does is accuse me and judge me wrongfully, I'm a depressed teenager at the moment and all she does is help me to feel worst, at times I think about suicide and yes I've made several attempts but all failed, Idk what to to at times, my world is just so cold. I abuse alcohol to help me get over it but it never really works for long. I sleep out my days, Stay up all nights considering suicide..
The Center for Disease Control has issued a report saying the drunk-driving rate of teens is less than half what it was in 1991.
Rate of teens drinking and driving halved in 20 years
Driving drunk less common
The CDCís Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report was recently posted, and it showed teenagers are making more responsible choices. The report showed that there was a 54 percent decrease in the number of teens who
Research has shown that young people who begin drinking before the age of 15 are four times more likely to develop a dependence on alcohol than those who start drinking at age 21.
Since youths are faced with ongoing decisions about alcohol use, helping them become confident about delaying the onset of use is critical to establishing lasting changes in their behaviors and attitudes about alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. That is why most high schools have an alcohol awareness group
According to a UC Davis Health Systems report, due to a dramatic increase in the number of underage patients who are under the influence, emergency departments in the Sacramento region, led by UC Davis Medical Center, will establish the first program in California to offer counseling aimed at curbing alcohol abuse to children, teens and their families while they're in the ER.
Doctors Stepping In
The report notes that there is a trend of parents hosting parties with
Abram Demers was only eight years of age when he died in a car crash as the result of a drunk driver. Abramís father, Larry William Demers, 35, was speeding when he lost control of the car and crashed into a bulldozer early Monday on the way home from a Father's Day party at Medina Lake, according to police.
Abram was rushed to the hospital were his grandmother remained by his side until he was removed from life support.
The others in the car at the time of the accident