Underage college students' alcohol displays on Facebook and real-time alcohol behaviors.

@article{Moreno2015UnderageCS,
  title={Underage college students' alcohol displays on Facebook and real-time alcohol behaviors.},
  author={Megan A Moreno and E. Daniel Cox and Henry N. Young and Wren L. Haaland},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={56 6},
  pages={646-51}
}
PURPOSE College is often a time of alcohol use initiation and displayed Facebook alcohol references. The purpose of this longitudinal study was to determine associations between initial references to alcohol on social media and college students' self-reported recent drinking, binge drinking, and excessive drinking. METHODS First-year students from two U.S. public universities were randomly selected from registrar lists for recruitment. Data collection included 2 years of monthly Facebook… CONTINUE READING