Underage Drinking by the Numbers

of 1412Photo
  • Once They Drink, How Many Teens Are Getting Behind the Wheel?
  • The Annual Death Toll as a Result of Underage Drinking
  • The Consequences Outweigh Underage Drinking
  • What Can Parents Do to Help Stop Underage Drinking?
  • Underage Drink Diversion Programs
  • Teenage Drinking: A Public Health Issue
  • An Overview
  • The Difference Between a Drink and Binge Drinking
  • The Dangers of Binge Drinking
  • At What Age Do Most Teens Start Experimenting With Alcohol?
  • Why Are Teens Drinking?
  • Drinking Before The Age Limit Could Lead To…
  • Alcohol and the Adolescent Brain
  • How Are Teens Getting Access to Alcohol?

The Consequences Outweigh Underage Drinking

Although Ethan Couch was only given probation for killing four people when he was driving drunk, 9 out of 10 American teens report that drinking is not worth the consequences it can cause. Consequences of underage drinking and driving can vary from Couch’s probation, to loss of driving privileges, costly lawyer fees, or worse, losing your life and/or killing others.

(Photo: David McNew/Getty Images)

More Photo Galleries