Posts Tagged ‘Heroin’

  • Sports Injuries Start Teens On Path To Drug Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs

    Sports Injuries Can Start Teens On Path To Drug Addiction

    Mar 27, 15 • 1465 Views • Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on Sports Injuries Can Start Teens On Path To Drug Addiction

    In the past decade, the illegal narcotic heroin has been working its way into more affluent neighborhoods after years of being the scourge of mostly lower-income areas and individuals. Many people in affluent areas are turning to heroin after becoming...

  • High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates - Teen Rehabs

    High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates

    Jan 6, 15 • 1376 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates

    Drug use and addiction are problems that affect everyone across the U.S. No one is immune from the dangers of substance abuse and addiction, including young people. Teenage drug use statistics demonstrate that high school students are using drugs at rates...

  • Mexican Marijuana Growers Switching to Heroin

    Mexican Marijuana Growers Switching To Heroin

    May 12, 14 • 1462 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Mexican Marijuana Growers Switching To Heroin

    The good news is that efforts to legalize and regulate marijuana in the United States appear to be reducing the income of Mexican drug cartels. The bad news is that the trend of prescription drug abusers turning to heroin as a cheaper, stronger high has also...

  • Why Do Teens Get Involved With Drugs

    Why Do Teens Get Involved With Drugs?

    Apr 22, 14 • 1748 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Why Do Teens Get Involved With Drugs?

    Are teens using drugs just to party? Not according to studies which say most teens use drugs in order to help them deal with problems. In 2008 The Partnership for a Drug-Free America reported that 73 percent of teens say they use drugs in order to handle...

  • Teen Heroin Use Is On The Rise - What You Need To Know

    Teen Heroin Use Is On The Rise-What You Need To Know

    Mar 20, 14 • 1614 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Teen Heroin Use Is On The Rise-What You Need To Know

    Heroin use among teens is increasing around the U.S. Many are blaming the prevalence of prescription drug abuse. These pills may be acting like a...

  • Substance Abuse Study May Help Explain Drug’s Lure, Despite Negative Consequences

    Jul 8, 13 • 2320 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Substance Abuse Study May Help Explain Drug’s Lure, Despite Negative Consequences

    The loved ones of an individual addicted to a destructive substance such as methamphetamine or heroin often watch, perplexed, as the addict destroys their life for a substance that makes them miserable. A new study may help explain why addicts keep going back...