Posts Tagged ‘Stats and Info’

  • Teen With Pills- Prevention Program NOPE-TeenDrugRehabs.com

    New Prevention Program Wants Teens To Say NOPE

    Apr 24, 15 • 2687 Views • Featured, Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on New Prevention Program Wants Teens To Say NOPE

    A new drug prevention program has been created to teach middle school and high school students about the dangers of abusing prescription opiates. The program, known as Narcotics Overdose Prevention and Education (NOPE), launched in the states of Illinois and...

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    The Scary Consequences Of Teen Drinking

    Apr 17, 15 • 2508 Views • Alcohol Abuse, FeaturedComments Off on The Scary Consequences Of Teen Drinking

    Peer pressure and substance abuse go hand-in-hand for many teens, which means that too many put their lives and futures at risk by drinking. Underage drinking is nothing new. Kids have always experimented with substance abuse, and drinking is at the top of...

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    Is Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise?

    Apr 14, 15 • 1880 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Is Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise?

    Teen consumption of e-cigarettes (electronic cigarettes) is clearly on the rise, especially in the state of Hawaii, according to recent findings from the National Institute on Drug Abuse and two additional U.S. research institutions. E-cigarettes are...

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    TV Ads For Alcohol: Do They Increase The Risk For Teenage Drinking Problems?

    Apr 12, 15 • 2708 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on TV Ads For Alcohol: Do They Increase The Risk For Teenage Drinking Problems?

    Teenagers who view and respond favorably to televised alcohol advertisements have significantly elevated chances of participating in binge drinking and heavy drinking, according to current findings issued by a team of American and German researchers. Teens...

  • Teen Polydrug Use Associated Not Finishing High School-Teen Rehab

    Is Teen Polydrug Use Associated With Not Finishing High School?

    Apr 10, 15 • 2226 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on Is Teen Polydrug Use Associated With Not Finishing High School?

    Teenagers involved in polydrug use have a substantially lower chance of finishing high school than their counterparts who don’t use drugs, according to new findings from a multinational research team. Polydrug users, also known as polysubstance users,...

  • 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...

  • Happy Teens - Teen Drug, Alcohol Use Declines - TeenDrugRehab

    Teen Drug, Alcohol Use Declines, Annual Survey Finds

    Mar 24, 15 • 1040 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Teen Drug, Alcohol Use Declines, Annual Survey Finds

    The long-running Monitoring the Future study conducted by the University of Michigan suggests that teenage alcohol and drug use in 2014 are at the lowest they have been since...

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    The Quiet Growth Of Teen Gambling Addictions

    Mar 22, 15 • 1225 Views • GamblingComments Off on The Quiet Growth Of Teen Gambling Addictions

    Problem gambling among adolescents does not get the same kind of attention that is given to drug and alcohol addiction, or even to other behavioral addictions such as Internet or social medial addiction. Nevertheless, problem gambling, the only behavioral...

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    Boys With Bad Grades, Girls Who Argue With Parents At Highest Risk For Opioid Abuse

    Mar 20, 15 • 1381 Views • Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on Boys With Bad Grades, Girls Who Argue With Parents At Highest Risk For Opioid Abuse

    In any given year, a small but significant number of American teenagers misuse a prescription opioid medication. In turn, some of these medication-misusing teens will ultimately develop diagnosable symptoms of opioid use disorder, a condition that includes...

  • Link Between Marijuana & Cardiometabolic Disease - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Marijuana Increases Young Adults’ Risks For Cardiometabolic Disease

    Mar 15, 15 • 1234 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....