Posts Tagged ‘Teenage Drug Use’

  • 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...

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    Why You Need To Talk To Your Teen About Cold Medicine

    Apr 21, 15 • 2836 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...

  • 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,...

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    The Mental Health Effects Of Teen Substance Abuse – How To Help Your Teen!

    Apr 5, 15 • 2185 Views • Featured, Mental HealthComments Off on The Mental Health Effects Of Teen Substance Abuse – How To Help Your Teen!

    While impending mental disorders are not the fates of all teens who experiment with drugs or drinking, mental health is an important factor to consider when thinking about how drug and alcohol abuse affect young people. Substance abuse and mental illness...

  • 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...

  • Sports Injuries Start Teens On Path To Drug Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs

    Sports Injuries Can Start Teens On Path To Drug Addiction

    Mar 27, 15 • 1525 Views • Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on Sports Injuries Can Start Teens On Path To Drug Addiction

    In the past decade, the illegal narcotic heroin has been working its way into more affluent neighborhoods after years of being the scourge of mostly lower-income areas and individuals. Many people in affluent areas are turning to heroin after becoming...

  • 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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    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...

  • Factors To See If Your Child Is At Risk For Addiction - Teen Rehab

    Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    Mar 10, 15 • 1304 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    As a parent you want the best for your child. You want him to be happy and healthy and to be successful in life. Drug or alcohol addiction is not a part of that plan. In doing the best for your child and preparing him to be a healthy, happy adult, it is...

  • 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...