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  • Violent Behavior
  • A package of interventions targeted at teachers, parents and children throughout the elementary school years had long-lasting effects in reducing levels of violent behavior, heavy drinking and sexual intercourse and in improving school performance at age 18 among a multi-ethnic sample of urban children. (washington.edu)
  • alcohol related
  • The relationship between a traditional cultural orientation and alcohol drinking suggests that traditional Chinese cultural values should be examined for their role in possibly reducing alcohol-related risks through education and policy initiatives. (unl.edu)
  • males
  • Males were more likely to report recent participation and reported higher levels of consumption while playing drinking games. (auburn.edu)
  • campuses
  • Quick one-on-one and online counseling sessions have become popular ways for many universities to address the dangers associated with heavy drinking on campuses. (socialworktoday.com)
  • attitudes
  • It entailed a brief presentation from an alcohol expert at the first parents' meeting in each school year on the adverse effects of youth drinking and of permissive parental attitudes to drinking. (findings.org.uk)
  • One of the problems with social norms campaigns is that this approach has been touted as a magic bullet -- the idea that people will change their attitudes and behaviors if you give them the right message,' she said. (uiowa.edu)
  • subsequent
  • This study investigates the extent to which personalized information about Escherichia coli contamination of stored water and hands influenced knowledge, reported behaviors, and subsequent contamination levels among 334 households with less than 5-year-old children in peri-urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. (ajtmh.org)
  • respondents
  • The researchers did not find enough statistical evidence to suggest a relationship between the survey respondents' overestimating (or underestimating) the amount of drinking by a 'typical' student and their actual drinking behavior. (uiowa.edu)
  • However, respondents who gave estimates of a typical student's drinking that were far from reality (large misperceptions) tended to drink less. (uiowa.edu)
  • On the other hand, Campo and her colleagues found that the respondents' perceptions about their friends' drinking had a significant impact on their drinking behavior. (uiowa.edu)
  • Respondents asked about drinking were more often advised to reduce or stop. (aappublications.org)
  • results
  • Results: Patients drank 4 times more water and showed twice the levels of NPY in controls. (cogprints.org)
  • Results found significant relationships between certain components of the Dark Triad and the four behaviors measured. (wooster.edu)
  • Study
  • Alcohol companies claim their advertising does not affect underage drinking - that instead it is parents and friends that are the culprits," said James D. Sargent, MD, senior author on the study and a CHaD pediatrician, the Scott M. and Lisa G. Stuart Professor of Pediatric Oncology at Geisel, and co-director of the NCCC Cancer Control Program. (eurekalert.org)
  • This study examines the association between cultural orientation and drinking behaviors among university students. (unl.edu)
  • Nearly three years later the study assessed how many had started drinking at least weekly or routinely started drinking heavily each weekend. (findings.org.uk)
  • The longitudinal study found that as teens become young adults, many -- but not all -- will find that their tendency toward impulsive behaviors decreases, along with the amount of alcohol they consume. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A large percentage of the sample for Study 1 reported lifetime and recent drinking game participation. (auburn.edu)
  • Frequent
  • In comparison, 36% of frequent smokers, 27% of frequent marijuana users, and 42% of frequent other drug users were advised to reduce or quit those behaviors. (aappublications.org)
  • programme
  • First get the parents to set and communicate strict limits on their children's drinking was the implication of this analysis of how in the Netherlands a combined adolescent education and parenting programme exerted unusually strong impacts on later drinking. (findings.org.uk)
  • less
  • Traditional cultural orientation was associated with less drinking while western cultural orientation, marginal cultural orientation and bicultural orientation were associated with more drinking. (unl.edu)
  • The combination worked at least partly by inducing parents to communicate stricter limits to their child's drinking which directly and by bolstering the child's self-control, led to less drinking. (findings.org.uk)
  • 38 percent less likely to indulge in heavy drinking. (washington.edu)
  • Health
  • This reality is one colleges and universities should recognize with appropriate alcohol policies that ensure the health and well-being of students, even when drinking is involved. (theithacan.org)
  • Article written by Only health news Although it's one of the last things a parent would want to face, it's not unheard of for children to get caught up in behaviors that result in arrest and criminal charges being leveled against them. (behaviordisorders.net)
  • effect
  • CHaD pediatrician and associate professor of pediatrics at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Susanne E. Tanski, MD, MPH and her coauthors examined the reach of television advertising and its effect on drinking in young people. (eurekalert.org)
  • Current self-regulatory standards for televised alcohol advertising appear to inadequately protect underage youth from exposure to televised alcohol advertising and its probable effect on behavior. (eurekalert.org)
  • Destruction of the medial preoptic area had no effect on 24-hr drinking rhythms. (pnas.org)
  • Clearly, norms can have an effect on behavior, but my thinking was that changing students' behavior would more likely come from social pressure from their friends,' Campo said. (uiowa.edu)
  • recognize
  • Children, meanwhile, were taught impulse control, how to get what they want without aggressive behavior, and how to recognize the feelings of other people. (washington.edu)
  • likely
  • They were also more likely to play drinking games. (socialworktoday.com)
  • These campaigns are based on the assumption that students don't really know what the correct norm is, that they are likely to underestimate how many people are really drinking responsibly, and that a 'correct' message will change their behavior,' Campo said. (uiowa.edu)
  • years-of-age
  • Drinking was monitored during three hours of neuropsychological tests over two days in 14 ADHD (mean 9.8 years-of-age) and 9 healthy children (10.6 years-of-age). (cogprints.org)
  • positively
  • NPY levels were inversely related to calcium excretion and drinking inversely to sodium circulating (but positively with potassium and phosphate excretion). (cogprints.org)