Posts Tagged ‘Prescription Drug Addiction’

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

    The Scary Facts About Drugs In School

    Mar 29, 15 • 3656 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...

  • 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 • 1753 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...

  • Drug Abuse Trends & Stats For Teens - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teen Abuse Of Prescription Painkillers Dropped In 2014…But What About Other Drug Abuse Trends?

    Feb 24, 15 • 1586 Views • Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on Teen Abuse Of Prescription Painkillers Dropped In 2014…But What About Other Drug Abuse Trends?

    Teen abuse of prescription opioid drugs decreased in 2014, according to the ongoing Monitoring the Future (MTF) study conducted by the University of Michigan. However, abuse of other kinds of prescription drugs remained at the same levels as previous years....

  • North Carolina Rise In Teen Prescription Drug Deaths - TeenDrugRehabs

    North Carolina Sees Surge In Teen Prescription Overdose Deaths

    Jan 30, 15 • 1900 Views • NewsComments Off on North Carolina Sees Surge In Teen Prescription Overdose Deaths

    North Carolina is currently experiencing an alarming increase in prescription overdose deaths, with both teens and adults falling victim to this unfortunate trend. Prescription drug abuse is a problem that has exploded over the last decade across the country....

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

    High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates

    Jan 6, 15 • 1641 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...

  • Is Your Teen Struggling - Drug Abuse In High School - Teen Drug Rehab

    Drug Abuse In High School

    Oct 21, 14 • 1758 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Drug Abuse In High School

    Substance abuse in high school is a real problem, although many parents are ignorant about the facts. It can be difficult to accept the truth about teen substance abuse, especially for parents of teens. You may think that your child...

  • Teen Drug Facts & Dangers - What You Need To Know - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teen Drug Facts And Dangers – What You Need To Know

    Aug 20, 14 • 1520 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Teen Drug Facts And Dangers – What You Need To Know

    Knowledge is power and in few situations is that truth more powerful than when it comes to teens and drugs. Teenagers always want to experiment and take risks, but when it comes to drugs those risks can have consequences that...

  • Who & What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs - TeenDrugRehabs

    Who And What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs?

    Aug 15, 14 • 1499 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Who And What Influences Children Most To Not Use Drugs?

    When it comes to adolescents and their decisions about high-risk behavior, such as whether to abuse prescription drugs, parents exert more influence than they may imagine. Many American parents believe that they have little voice in the choices their kids...

  • Why Young Adults Less Likely To Stick With Buprenorphine Treatment

    Why Are Young Adults Less Likely To Stick With Buprenorphine Treatment?

    Jul 17, 14 • 1283 Views • Addiction TreatmentComments Off on Why Are Young Adults Less Likely To Stick With Buprenorphine Treatment?

    Buprenorphine is a relatively mild opioid medication that doctors can use to help people affected by opioid dependence or addiction avoid some of the worst aspects of...

  • What Are Benzodiazepines

    What Are Benzodiazepines?

    May 13, 14 • 3181 Views • Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on What Are Benzodiazepines?

    One of the most often prescribed drugs in the U.S., benzodiazepine is a sedative, anticonvulsant and muscle relaxant that can help treat a number of physical and mental conditions. Benzodiazepines are widely used, acting as the main ingredient in popular...