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The Importance of Family Dinners

The SHEU’s usual list of helpful and interesting research has hit my inbox today and amongst the things they point to is this piece of research (from the US) which looks at the link between family dinners and substance misuse.
The authors say:
As frequency of family dinners increases, reported drinking, smoking and drug use decreases.
Compared to teens who have frequent family dinners (five


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