Posts Tagged ‘Signs and Symptoms’

  • Cold Medicine-Triple C - www.TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why You Need To Talk To Your Teen About Cold Medicine

    Apr 21, 15 • 3236 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Why You Need To Talk To Your Teen About Cold Medicine

    It may seem silly, but if you have a teenager, you need to talk to him about the dangers of abusing over-the-counter cough and cold medicines. Although a number of brands and generic products can be abused this way, a common slang term for any such cold...

  • Steroid Use In Teen Athletes - Teen Rehab

    Steroid Use In Teen Athletes – Talking To Your Teen About The Facts

    Mar 8, 15 • 1492 Views • Steroid Drug UseComments Off on Steroid Use In Teen Athletes – Talking To Your Teen About The Facts

    Getting involved in sports is a great way for a teen to be active and involved. Athletics help keep young people in shape, give them a way to be social and learn teamwork skills and keep them occupied in a healthy way. On the downside, the pressure to perform...

  • Teens Have Intensified Risks Marijuana Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Do Teens Have Heightened Risks For Marijuana Addiction?

    Mar 1, 15 • 2631 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...

  • The Hard Truth of Teen Ketamine Use - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Ketamine And Teens: The Cold Hard Facts

    Dec 26, 14 • 2049 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Ketamine And Teens: The Cold Hard Facts

    People looking to get high will go just about anywhere, or try just about anything, in order to achieve their goal of escape from mundane reality. Adolescents can be especially reckless in their pursuit of mind-numbing intoxication, since they tend to see...

  • Invalidated By Family & Peers Suicide/Self-Harm Risk For Teens-TeenRehab

    Family And Peer Invalidation: A Suicide And Self-Harm Risk For Teens

    Dec 2, 14 • 1643 Views • SuicideComments Off on Family And Peer Invalidation: A Suicide And Self-Harm Risk For Teens

    By Christi van Eyken Teenagers who experience a lack of acceptance or feelings of invalidation from their family and their peers are at a greater risk for...

  • How Often Does Marijuana Withdrawal Occur In Teens - TeenRehab

    How Often Do Teen Marijuana Users Experience Withdrawal?

    Nov 30, 14 • 1747 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on How Often Do Teen Marijuana Users Experience Withdrawal?

    By M. Gideon Hoyle Marijuana and other forms of cannabis have a largely benign reputation in certain segments of the U.S. population, including most teenagers. Despite this reputation, significant numbers of marijuana users go on to develop an officially...

  • Can Normal-Weight Teens Have Eating Disorders - Teen Drug Rehab

    Can Normal-Weight Teens Have Eating Disorders?

    Nov 28, 14 • 1342 Views • Eating DisordersComments Off on Can Normal-Weight Teens Have Eating Disorders?

    A new study from Australia shows how important it is to focus on more than weight when evaluating patients with eating disorders. Eating disorders have become strongly associated with severely underweight individuals, but these illnesses can also affect...

  • Cold-Hard Facts Of Teen LSD Use - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    LSD And Teens: The Cold Hard Facts

    Oct 24, 14 • 5657 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on LSD And Teens: The Cold Hard Facts

    After LSD first appeared back in the 1960s, it quickly found a home among counterculture types looking to “turn on, tune in and drop out.” The surreal, psychedelic landscapes revealed under the influence of this man-made hallucinogen...

  • Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses Prompts Health Alerts - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Spike In Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses Prompts Health Alerts

    Oct 15, 14 • 1483 Views • Synthetic Drug UseComments Off on Spike In Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses Prompts Health Alerts

    Synthetic marijuana is a common term for a group of powerful man-made chemicals that mimic the basic drug effects of marijuana, often in an unusually potent form. Users of these chemicals sometimes experience overdose episodes that require prompt medical...

  • Signs Of Self-Injury In Young People And What To Do - TeenDrugRehabs

    Signs Of Self-Injury In Young People And What To Do

    Oct 8, 14 • 2040 Views • Mental HealthComments Off on Signs Of Self-Injury In Young People And What To Do

    By Eric Metcalf, MPH @EricMetcalfMPH Many kids and teens cope with upsetting thoughts and life challenges in a way that worries those around them: They hurt themselves. Experts call this nonsuicidal self-injury. People who injure themselves in this way...