Sites of Interest for Parents helpful ideas for meals and recipes to bring your family around the table. | underage-drinking | the-power-of-parents find answers to the tough questions about teen drinking: the why’s who’s and how’s. provides parents and others with tools and information to reduce teen drinking and related harm. | talking_with_kids talking points for children on various topics from alcohol and drugs to sex and std’s. the facts about the effects and dangers of prescription drug abuse. contains information regarding high school and college students and the alcohol culture. talk early, talk often, get others involved – personalize a plan for talking to your child about alcohol. there are steps you can take to help protect your kids from prescription drug abuse: monitor, secure and dispose.  This site, created by Abbott and The Partnership for a Drug-Free America, shows you how. DEA provides information to parents on how to stay informed and connected to the latest findings and reports relating to drugs and children. Find the latest science-based information about the health effects and consequences of drug abuse and addiction and resources for talking with kids about the impact of drug use on health.