alcohol prevention

Early alcoholism: prevention is a challenge in search of your fight

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Lucia de Fátima da Silva Parente e Luís de França Camboim Neto
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A study by Lucia Parente and Luís Camboim reports the abusive presence of alcohol consumption by children and adolescents in our society. Alcoholism is a serious problem and considered a public health risk. Laws no. 9,294/96 and 8,069/90 prohibit the sale of alcoholic beverages to children under eighteen years of age, as a way to prevent young people from the consequences arising from this type of narcotics.

A Mobile Phone-Based Life Skills Training Program for Substance Use Prevention Among Adolescents

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Haug S, Paz Castro R, Meyer C, Filler A, Kowatsch T, Schaub MP A Mobile Phone-Based Life Skills Training Program for Substance Use Prevention Among Adolescents: Pre-Post Study on the Acceptance and Potential Effectiveness of the Program, Ready4life JMIR Mhealth Uhealth 2017;5(10):e143 DOI: 10.2196/mhealth.8474
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Researchers from universities in Germany and Switzerland have explored the use of m-health in substance use prevention in adolescents.