Will Your Behavior Influence Your Child?

• Do you know about and use methods to cope with minor aches and pains other than "taking something"?

• Do you routinely take Nembutol, Seconal, Dalmane, Nytol, Sominex or some other sleeping pill to fall asleep? Do you routinely use something to stay awake (amphetamines, coffee, coke, No Doz)?

• Do your children ever hear their parents arguing about one or the other having had too much to drink?

• When you begin a diet, is your first thought to obtain diet pills to help you with your plan?

• Do you smoke cigarettes? How many packs a day?

• Is drinking often the topic of conversation in your home?

• Does your group of friends share prescriptions or any other medicines that have "worked" for them?

• Have you ever warned your children about smoking while you were smoking? How about drinking?

• Do you smoke marijuana? When, and how often?

• Do you know the difference between a social drinker and an abusive drinker? Is there a difference? What?

• How much coffee do you drink a day? Do you ever get nervous or edgy from drinking a lot of coffee? Do you crave a cup of coffee to wake up in the morning? Are you crabby without it?

• Do you use alcohol or other drugs to comfort yourself when you're depressed or feeling down?

• Do you unconsciously gravitate toward social functions where there is a lot of drinking, and away from social functions where there is little or no drinking?

Connect with Us
Follow Our Pins

Yummy recipes, DIY projects, home decor, fashion and more curated by iVillage staffers.

Follow Our Tweets

The very dirty truth about fashion internships... DUN DUN @srslytheshow http://t.co/wfewf

On Instagram

Behind-the-scenes pics from iVillage.

Best of the Web