New Information about “Palcohol”

We’ve mentioned Powdered Alcohol (nicknamed “Palcohol”) on the blog before, but there is some new information available that will be of interest to conscientious teens, parents, and responsible adults. Here are links to the articles! Share them and make sure you and your peers are aware of the dangerous effects of this increasingly popular form of alcohol consumption.

>> Hearts for Families // Powdered Alcohol: What You Need to Know

>> Cleveland.com // What is powdered alcohol? Here Are the Sober Facts About a Controversial Product

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Adults: Show Your Pledge to Prevent Alcohol Abuse!

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Rethinking the drink isn’t just for underage folks. If you’re an adult, you have a responsibility to model appropriate drinking behaviors for your younger peers, children, and friends. Show us your pledge to prevent alcohol abuse among minors by creating a sign like the one above, capturing it in an Instagram picture, and tagging it with the hashtag: #PreventAlcoholAbuse. Please also tag us in your Instagram post: @rethinkthedrink. Your support helps us to spread the word about our positive message and to encourage others to participate in healthy choices regarding alcohol. Thanks so much!

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Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Fourth of July!

As we celebrate our independence as a nation today, remember to rethink the drink and resolve to have a fun, safe holiday! We’re thinking of you and are here to support you as you make wise choices!

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Hosting a Summer Party? Use Our Pinterest Page for Ideas!

Looking to host a perfect summer party for a sports event, a birthday, or holiday celebration? Check out our Pinterest boards, [PARTY IDEAS] and [PARTY SNACKS] for great brainstorming material! Also check out our [ALCOHOL-FREE DRINKS] board for lots of healthy, sober-minded drinks!

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Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day from Rethink the Drink!

If you’re out partying with your family and friends tonight, be sure to avoid abusing alcohol and other drugs! Remember the dangers and unwanted side effects. Endeavor to have a great time and to actually remember your fun! Alcohol is not necessary for a good time. If you’re of age and enjoy an alcoholic drink today, be a good role model for those minors and do not drink to intoxication.

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New Danger: Powdered Alcohol

A new alcoholic brand is creating concern among the populace: powdered alcohol. Powdered alcohol is exactly what you think it is: alcohol in powder form. The same concerns about any drug are present here. If it is new and exciting, it will be abused by minors and adults alike. Here are some articles about this new danger:

>> Call to Halt Approval for Powdered Alcohol

>> Powdered Alcohol Approval was an Error

Make sure to avoid all forms of alcohol as a minor and if you’re an adult, drink responsibly!

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Bartow County Citizens! Check Out This Survey!!

BARTOW FOR HEALTHY MINDS (BHM)* invites you to complete a survey which seeks to identify gaps in systems and gathers information to aid in planning for improving behavioral, mental, and emotional health in Bartow County.

The survey is for people who live and/or work in Bartow County.  It is very brief and can be completed in less than 5 minutes.

PLEASE GO TO  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BartowforHealthyMinds TO COMPLETE THE SURVEY.

The link will be active until May 22nd.

*BARTOW FOR HEALTH MINDS (formerly Behavioral and Emotional Health Resources) is A coalition dedicated to improving behavioral, mental, and emotional health in Bartow County.