Are you ready for the Super Bowl? The Pats may be out but it should still be a great game.
Hosting a Super Bowl party?
Here are some great tips for responsible party hosting. Remember, providing alcohol to those under 21 is illegal – and can lead to fines and jail time.
Nonalcoholic drinks the whole family can enjoy.
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Watching the game with your family?
Research shows that the more youth are exposed to alcohol advertising, the more likely they are to drink, drink more often and drink to excess. When you watch ads for alcohol, take the time to talk to your kids about responsible behavior. Encourage them to think carefully about the ads they see and what the real messages of those ads are.
The Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth works to reduce children’s exposure to alcohol ads.
Time to Talk will also help you make your own ‘talk kit.’
Super Bowl, Super Ads, Super Teachable Moment has more tips.