A Tough Decision?

“Margaret,” Laurie called out as she rounded the end of the last aisle in the grocery store.“Hi, Laurie,” Margaret responded as she placed a bottle of Bordeaux wine in her shopping cart.“I didn’t know you liked wine.” Laurie, basket on her arm, tried to speak without accusation as she approached Margaret’s shopping cart. “I thought…

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Alcohol and the Top Three Causes of Teenage Death

Drinking alcohol contributes to the three leading causes of death among persons aged 12–20 years: unintentional injury, homicide and suicide.PositiveTip: Avoid all alcoholic beverages, they adversely affect mental reasoning, a root cause of these three causes of death. 

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Don’t Mix Alcohol and Energy Drinks

The common practice among youth and young adults of mixing energy drinks with alcoholic beverages increases the risk of binge drinking by 300 per cent. It also doubles the risk of being taken advantage of sexually, of taking sexual advantage of someone else, and doubles the likelihood of riding with a driver under the influence.PositiveTip:…

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