Kelsey Fuller

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Should the Drinking Age Be 18?

One New Jersey lawmaker thinks so, anyway,<p>It's an age-old argument in American households: What is the appropriate age at which people should be …

New Jersey

What Binge Drinking During Adolescence Does to the Brain

Binge drinking during adolescence may interfere with brain development and have lasting consequences on genes and behavior, a new study in rats shows.<p>…

The Brain

Underage Drinking, Cannabis Possession: Police Blotter

Glen Ellyn Police Department reports, April 14-20<p>SATURDAY, APRIL 20<p>No Driver's License<p>Cirilo Dominguez, 39, of the 400 block of North Ardmore, Villa …

Underage Drinking and Binge-Drinking Rates Are Falling in the U.S.

Underage drinking and binge-drinking rates in the United States are falling.<p>According to a new report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health …

Alcohol

Parents Might Want to Think Twice About Giving Their Underage Kids ‘Just a Sip’

Self-professed “cool mom” Mrs. George, played by actress Amy Poehler, in the movie “Mean Girls” tells her daughter’s new friend there is of course not alcohol in her “happy hour” after-school drink but quietly adds that should she want a little bit she’d “rather you do it in the house.”<p>Photo …

Alcohol

'This Must Stop': Principal Tells Parents Hosting Teen Drinking Parties

The principal of Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda hopes to prevent another fatal car crash that involves teens who drank.<p>When Walt Whitman High …

The Vegan Diet: Why It Is a Big Deal

Recent studies show that more and more people in the U.S. are choosing to reduce or give up meat in their diet because of the growing body of …

Nutrition

A Parent's Guide to College Freshmen

When teenagers are in their first year of college, you as parents still have a crucial role to play. While you're not in the same kind of control as you had been, you might consider adopting a coaching presence. While it will get you no place to demand an accounting of their whereabouts, you still …

College & University

Can Your High School Relationship Survive College?

Students carrying over high school relationships into college may be bucking the odds, but it hasn’t stopped them from trying.<p>Of all college relationships, nearly 33 percent are long-distance, according to an iVillage survey.<p>But do they last? If you’re out of college, think about your Facebook …

Relationships

6 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your College Fitness Experience

It’s finally here: you’re a freshman in college and the freedom you now have has never been so sweet. You have big plans for the year and [think] you …

What to Do in College - Getting the Most Out of a College Education

With college tuition rates on the rise, it comes as no surprise that many people are concerned about the value of a university degree and education. …

How to Get the Most Out of College

As my professor once explained during lecture, many students are on a "medical school/law school rat race." Students do their time, get their degree, and leave college with a little more knowledge than they had before. Many of these students pick their classes based on ratemyteacher.com and only …

6 Tips for Getting the Most from a Liberal Arts College

In just a few weeks, thousands of students will go off to a residential liberal arts college, including two of my own children. So what does success look like at college? Why are the first six weeks so critical? And how do the components of a liberal arts education -- academics, co-curricular …

A College Student's Guide to Studying Abroad

<i>Co-authored by Ashley Carter, staff writer at Avelist</i><p>During my years as an undergraduate student, it was my personal goal to study abroad, as should be yours. It wasn't until my sophomore year that I made the decision to go to Spain to study Spanish as a second language for a semester. I was naive, …

College & University

9 Reasons College Friends Are The Closest Thing You'll Find To Family

During my first year away at college, I managed to do everything wrong.<p>I'd visit home often, call my parents daily and pathetically check my home …

Relationships

11 Fruits and Vegetables to Eat if You Want to Lose Weight

Not all veggies are created equal.<p>You don't need science to tell you that fresh produce is healthier than processed, packaged food— especially if you're trying to lose weight. But science is here to help anyway. New research that tracked more than 133,000 people's eating habits and weights for four …

Nutrition

8 Foods These Experts Avoid At All Costs

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Gluten Free Chicken and Dumplings

<i>Gluten Free Chicken and Dumplings, its wonderful comfort food and makes an easy weeknight supper!</i><p>Kitchen Tools and Ingredients You’ll Need to Make …

Vegan, Gluten Free Pumpkin Skillet Cornbread

Like many food bloggers, I spend most of August diligently waiting for the moment when it will be seasonally appropriate to start putting pumpkin in …