Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listeningUploader: Mulmaran 4 month ago Subscribe 3
Have you ever tried alcohol? Alcohol also alters brain chemistry, of course. Today, Iceland tops the European table for the cleanest-living teens. Laurence Steinberg, Temple University. Between and , the percentage of kids aged 15 and 16 who reported often or almost always spending time with their parents on weekdays doubled — from 23 per cent to 46 per cent — and the percentage who participated in organised sports at least four times a week increased from 24 per cent to 42 per cent. In Bucharest, for example, the rate of teen suicides is dropping alongside use of drink and drugs.