Posts Tagged ‘Legal Drug Abuse’

  • What Parents Of Teens Can Do To Prevent Teen Drug Abuse - TeenRehab

    Medicated Teens More Likely To Abuse Drugs – What Parents Can Do!

    Feb 27, 15 • 1464 Views • Featured, For the ParentsComments Off on Medicated Teens More Likely To Abuse Drugs – What Parents Can Do!

    A recent study found that teens taking anti-anxiety or sleep aid prescriptions are significantly more likely than their peers to abuse prescription medications. Many parents worry about their teens getting into illegal drugs, but the truth is that abuse of...

  • Triple C What It Is, Side Effects, Protect Teen - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    What Is Triple C And Should You Be Worried?

    Feb 13, 15 • 1941 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on What Is Triple C And Should You Be Worried?

    Teens abuse over-the-counter cold medicines because these products can get them high and because access is easy. Triple C abuse is a term that refers to abuse of any cold medicine, and teens will abuse them because they can walk into any drug store and make a...

  • 5 Vital Facts about Teens & Triple C - TeenDrugRehab

    5 Facts About Teens And Triple C

    Jan 11, 15 • 1813 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on 5 Facts About Teens And Triple C

    Did you ever imagine that teenagers would abuse cold medicines? Most kids resist taking their medicine. It doesn’t taste great, after all. As teens, though, many turn to those medications, which can be bought over the counter, for a high. Triple C medicine...

  • Synthetic Marijuana In E-Cigarettes | Liquid Marijuana And E-Cigs

    Can You Now ‘Smoke’ Liquid Synthetic Marijuana In E-Cigs?

    Jun 25, 14 • 8005 Views • Featured, Synthetic Drug UseComments Off on Can You Now ‘Smoke’ Liquid Synthetic Marijuana In E-Cigs?

    Synthetic marijuana is a lab-made imitation of psychoactive compounds found naturally in the cannabis plant. Synthetic products have been around for years and have caused controversy when legally sold as products called K2 and Spice. Lawmakers caught on and...

  • Comparing Synthetic and Organic Marijuana

    Comparing Synthetic And Organic Marijuana

    May 9, 14 • 2152 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Comparing Synthetic And Organic Marijuana

    The country has become divided on its opposing views on the safety of using recreational marijuana. But not all marijuana is the same. Naturally-grown marijuana is very different from the many types of synthetic marijuana products that are available. Although...

  • Parents Support Legalized Marijuana Concerned About Protecting Youth

    Why Are Parents Who Support Legalized Marijuana Concerned About Protecting Youth?

    Feb 12, 14 • 1825 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Why Are Parents Who Support Legalized Marijuana Concerned About Protecting Youth?

    Colorado and Washington have decided to legalize marijuana use, but that decision brings a host of other questions to be answered: How to test for and deal with marijuana-impaired drivers? Who can sell marijuana and where? Where will it be okay for people to...

  • What Parents Should Know About Cough And Cold Medicine Abuse

    What Parents Should Know About Cough And Cold Medicine Abuse

    Feb 11, 14 • 2182 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on What Parents Should Know About Cough And Cold Medicine Abuse

    If your family medicine cabinet looks like the cold and flu aisle at the local pharmacy, you may want to take some time to clear out those partially empty bottles and pill boxes.  Many teens are using common cough and cold medicines to get high. ...

  • The Devastating Physical Consequences Of Synthetic Marijuana Abuse In Teens

    Jan 29, 14 • 2613 Views • Synthetic Drug UseComments Off on The Devastating Physical Consequences Of Synthetic Marijuana Abuse In Teens

    With the legalization of marijuana in several states parents may not realize that an equal or perhaps even greater danger lies in the use of fake or synthetic marijuana. Synthetic marijuana is man-made; often composed of chopped plant material and tea leaves...

  • Study Drugs - Truth About Adderall | Side Effects And Dependency

    Study Drugs: The Dark Truth About Adderall

    Oct 30, 13 • 2173 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on Study Drugs: The Dark Truth About Adderall

    For a lot of parents whose kids are in school, the focus is keeping them away from drugs and staying tuned in to getting good grades. But traditionally the drugs receiving the most attention don’t include...

  • Teen Abuse Of Triple C | Risks, Side-effects of DXM Dextromethorphan

    Abuse Of “Triple C” By Teens On The Rise

    Oct 22, 13 • 33309 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Abuse Of “Triple C” By Teens On The Rise

    Doctors, substance abuse counselors, and law enforcement are reporting that there is an explosion in the use of a drug called Triple C among US teens. Teenagers often find substances to abuse that are easy to access. This means turning to household chemicals,...