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El alcohol y su hijo: lo que los padres deben saber: (Alcohol and Your Child: What Parents Need to Know)

Una de las drogas consumidas en mayor exceso en los Estados Unidos es el alcohol. El alcohol es, además, una droga que muchas personas comienzan a usar a una edad muy temprana. Aunque es ilegal que los menores de 21 años tomen bebidas alcohólicas, muchos niños se inician en el alcohol bastante antes de llegar a esa edad. Cuanto antes empiezan a consumir alcohol, más alto es el riesgo de tener problemas con la bebida más adelante en la vida. Aquí le presentamos información de American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) para ayudar a los padres a comprender los peligros del alcohol y cómo prevenir su consumo.

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