Posts Tagged ‘Marijuana Abuse’

  • E-cig & Teen-Liquid Pot-Synthetic Marijuana-Teen Drug Rehabs

    Liquid Pot: The Latest Synthetic Drug Harming Teens

    Apr 28, 15 • 5677 Views • Synthetic Drug UseComments Off on Liquid Pot: The Latest Synthetic Drug Harming Teens

    Synthetic marijuana has been a troubling drug in the marketplace for years, but now there is a liquid form that could pose an even greater danger than the previous “herbal” blends. Synthetic marijuana liquid is a particularly troubling form of pot because...

  • Frightening Facts About Drugs In School - www.TeenDrugRehabs.com

    The Scary Facts About Drugs In School

    Mar 29, 15 • 3164 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on The Scary Facts About Drugs In School

    Facts about teens doing drugs are frightening, especially for parents. Teen drug use rates are high and consequences of this experimentation are serious. Drug use can disrupt the developing teen brain and cause lasting damage as well as an increased risk for...

  • Link Between Marijuana & Cardiometabolic Disease - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Marijuana Increases Young Adults’ Risks For Cardiometabolic Disease

    Mar 15, 15 • 1235 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on Marijuana Increases Young Adults’ Risks For Cardiometabolic Disease

    Young adults who consume marijuana often enough to have increased risks for marijuana/cannabis addiction may also have increased risks for developing a physical condition called cardiometabolic disease, researchers from two American universities report....

  • Teens Have Intensified Risks Marijuana Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Do Teens Have Heightened Risks For Marijuana Addiction?

    Mar 1, 15 • 2353 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Why Do Teens Have Heightened Risks For Marijuana Addiction?

    In teenagers transitioning from adolescence to early adulthood, heightened risks for marijuana addiction appear to be linked to widespread, marijuana-related changes in brain development, a team of researchers from two U.S. institutions reports. Teenage...

  • Substance Use Make It Harder Teens To Quit Smoking - TeenDrugRehabs

    Marijuana Use, Binge Drinking Make It Harder For Teens To Quit Smoking

    Feb 1, 15 • 1282 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Marijuana Use, Binge Drinking Make It Harder For Teens To Quit Smoking

    Frequent marijuana use and alcohol binging substantially decrease the odds that a teenager will manage to stop smoking, a study published in 2014 in the journal Substance Abuse finds. Significant numbers of American teenagers smoke addictive,...

  • Teenagers Take Anti-Marijuana Ads To Heart - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teenagers Take Anti-Marijuana Ads To Heart

    Jan 18, 15 • 1643 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Teenagers Take Anti-Marijuana Ads To Heart

    Marijuana is one of the most widely used drugs among American teenagers, and with the trend in marijuana legalization for adults, public health officials worry about the repercussions for teen users. In a study published in 2013 in the journal Psychology of...

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

    High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates

    Jan 6, 15 • 1438 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...

  • Why Marijuana Is So Bad For Teen Users - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Marijuana Is Bad For Teens

    Dec 28, 14 • 1761 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Why Marijuana Is Bad For Teens

    Attitudes toward marijuana have been changing for some time. More than half of the states in the U.S. have legalized pot for medical use. Two states have legalized it for recreational use. Two more states and the District of Columbus will vote on the issue...

  • History Of Teen Marijuana Use Affect Young Adults Lives - TeenRehabs

    How Does A History Of Teen Marijuana Use Affect The Lives Of Young Adults?

    Dec 16, 14 • 1151 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on How Does A History Of Teen Marijuana Use Affect The Lives Of Young Adults?

    By M. Gideon...

  • Alcohol & Marijuana Use Alter Teen Brain Development - TeenDrugRehabs

    How Do Alcohol And Marijuana Use Alter Teen Brain Development?

    Dec 7, 14 • 1228 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on How Do Alcohol And Marijuana Use Alter Teen Brain Development?

    By M. Gideon Hoyle Alcohol and marijuana are the two most widely used/abused substances among American teenagers. Frequent consumption of each of these substances is known to significantly alter the normal course of teen brain development. In a study...