Alcohol Consumption among Middle School Adolescents in Rural and Urban Areas
Erika Roxana Hernandez Gutierrez, Eva Kerena Hernandez Martinez, Mireya del Carmen Gonzalez Alvarez and Alejandra Leja Mendoza
Article Type: Original Article | First Published: June 05, 2021
Alcohol consumption is a global health problem. It can affect all people regardless of gender, cultural level, or age. Adolescents are in a vulnerable stage, since adolescence is characterized by the desire to experience new sensations and risks. Therefore, adolescents are the most vulnerable part of the population with respect to alcohol consumption. Formerly, rural areas have shown higher risk for alcohol consumption. Quantitative research, with descriptive-correlational, prolective and cross-...
Assessing Traumatic Experiences of Justice-Involved Latinx Youth: A Systematic Review
David Hoskins, Psy.D., M.A.S.
Article Type: Review Article | First Published: January 30, 2021
Traumatic experiences have been linked to the unmet behavioral health needs of justice-involved youth. Unmet behavioral health needs are some of the most salient predictors of initial justice involvement and recidivism. Latinx youth are one of the most overrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups in the Juvenile Justice System in the United States. The primary aim of this systematic review was focused on justice-involved, Latinx youth in order to compare traumatic experiences and PTSD rates...
Hangover Syndrome: Pathogenesis and Treatment
Article Type: Original Research | First Published: January 13, 2021
It was shown, that there is a significant gap in the understanding of pathogenesis of HS, which hamper the elaboration of means of metabolic correction of this condition. The target of majority of currently existing means of treatment of HS is one of the pathogenic mechanisms of HS. The effectiveness of majority of currently existing medicine is not supported by the results of clinical trials. The actual task of future research is the detailed investigation of pathogenic mechanisms of HS. This w...