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Study: A Cigarette A Month Can Get A Kid Hooked

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New research finds that socializing kids to drink at the family table -- often referred to as the "European drinking model" -- doesn't necessarily translate to more responsible drinking patterns. Marco Di Lauro/Getty Images hide caption

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With Drinking, Parent Rules Do Affect Teens' Choices

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Recalls Put FDA's Power Into Question

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The Academic Fallout Of Teen Athlete Concussions

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