Effects of Family Factors on the Development of Alcohol-related Problems Among Males from Pre-adolescence to Adulthood

@inproceedings{Horton2007EffectsOF,
  title={Effects of Family Factors on the Development of Alcohol-related Problems Among Males from Pre-adolescence to Adulthood},
  author={Gail Horton},
  year={2007}
}
Alcohol use is a leading risk factor in suicides, homicides and unintentional injuries (including motor vehicle crashes and drownings) among adolescents, and is associated with adolescent health risk behaviors such as cigarette smoking, illicit drug use, and risky sexual behavior. The purpose of this study was to determine if family factors would predict alcohol-related problems as the study cohort transitioned into young adulthood, and to determine if early alcohol use remained a significant… CONTINUE READING

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