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Iceland Knows How to Stop Substance Abuse, and the Rest of the World Isn't Listening (Mosaic Science)

How to Help Our Pressured Kids (Challenge Success)

The Four Traits That Put Kids at Risk for Addiction (NY Times)

"Drug education is the only part of the middle school curriculum I remember — perhaps because it backfired so spectacularly. Before reaching today’s legal drinking age, I was shooting cocaine and heroin.."

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The Misguided Desire of Wanting Our Kids to Be Happy (Goop.com)

"We’ve become a generation of Mr. Salts—placaters and pacifiers, parents who unintentionally become their child’s first co-dependent relationship."

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How Helicopter Parenting Can Cause Binge Drinking (The Atlantic)

"The way some white professionals raise their children is exacerbating an alcohol problem on U.S. college campuses."

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Manhattan Beach Parents, You Play a Big Role in Your College Kids' Drinking, Study Finds (MB Patch)