Starting in June, 2016, the new California state law that raises the minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 from 18. And in August, 2016, the new ruling will prohibit sales ...

Summer party scene

11 Jun, 2015
The Dangers of Binge Drinking… With summer break right around the corner, your child will likely be spending an increased amount of time with friends and in other people’s homes. When ...
Take it from a doctor with years of experience in the emergency room. Dr. Joseph Freeman shares why you should talk to your children about binge drinking before it begins. Especially ...
We recently attended the annual Town Hall Meeting hosted by CADA (Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse). There was a panel of local experts that included an emergency room doctor, the ...
Addiction can ruin a child’s life, and it can also ruin the trust that is so necessary for a family unit to thrive. Many parents worry about their children experimenting with ...
Drug Awareness in Teens… There are some things that are painful to think about when it comes to our children. For many parents, sex and drugs are at the top of ...
A sobering, informative and inspiring evening… The Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (CADA) Town Hall Meeting held in downtown Santa Barbara was, well, a sobering event. It was also eye opening, ...