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Study: No, kids should not have a sip of alcohol
The scenario isn't too uncommon: It's the holidays, guests are enjoying some cheer and, during a toast, the children are offered a sip — just a tiny sip — of Champagne, wine or beer.
A new study confirms that it's not a good idea.
Allowing children a taste of alcohol can lead to drinking problems when they are teens, found scientists at RTI International, a nonprofit research group based...