Posts Tagged ‘Warning Signs’

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

    Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    Mar 10, 15 • 1546 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...

  • Drinking In College Linked To Intimate Partner Violence - TeenRehabs

    Drinking In College Linked To Intimate Partner Violence

    Dec 14, 14 • 1675 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Drinking In College Linked To Intimate Partner Violence

    Intimate partner violence (IPV) is the standard term for any form of physical violence, psychological violence or sexual violence directed from one...

  • 7 Modern Day Addictions - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    7 Modern Addictions

    Nov 23, 14 • 2260 Views • Behavioral Addictions, FeaturedComments Off on 7 Modern Addictions

    In the 21st century, our lives have been enriched in many ways with technology that makes life more efficient, convenient and enjoyable. But there are downsides to our modern lifestyle and a host of modern addictions to go with it. While people are still...

  • Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses Prompts Health Alerts - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Spike In Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses Prompts Health Alerts

    Oct 15, 14 • 1539 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...

  • Brain Imaging Identifies Teens More Likely To Use Drugs-TeenDrugRehabs

    Brain Imaging Identifies Teens More Likely To Use Drugs

    Oct 13, 14 • 1540 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Brain Imaging Identifies Teens More Likely To Use Drugs

    As a rule, teenagers are substantially more likely than adults to act in highly impulsive ways. This is important, since high levels of impulsive behavior increase the odds for involvement in clearly risky behaviors such as...

  • Connection Between Bullying And Suicide - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    What’s The Connection Between Bullying And Suicide?

    Sep 9, 14 • 1538 Views • SuicideComments Off on What’s The Connection Between Bullying And Suicide?

    Constant Internet access can provide social support and promote friendship. But it can also mean a never-ending nightmare of bullying. The psychological distress that comes with being a...

  • How To Beat Your Social Media Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    How To Ditch Your Social Media Addiction

    Sep 2, 14 • 1370 Views • Internet Risk/AddictionComments Off on How To Ditch Your Social Media Addiction

    Social networking sites have given us an amazing ability to connect with others, reconnect with old friends, share life accomplishments, and keep up with what our loved ones are doing around the world. The benefits are huge, but there are downsides too...

  • Is Your Child At Risk for Using Ecstasy

    New Study Shows Which Kids Are Most At Risk For Using Ecstasy

    Jul 30, 14 • 1944 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on New Study Shows Which Kids Are Most At Risk For Using Ecstasy

    Ecstasy is a drug favored by young people who often take it to intensify the pleasures of group gatherings like concerts, dance parties and nightclubs. This is why the drug is sometimes called a “club” drug. The drug was most popular in the U.S. during...

  • What Parents Need to Know About Eating Disorders

    What Parents Need To Know About Eating Disorders

    Jun 2, 14 • 1479 Views • Eating DisordersComments Off on What Parents Need To Know About Eating Disorders

    If you were asked to name the deadliest mental health disorder, what would you guess it to be? The answer is eating disorders. Eating disorders are rarely talked about and yet they are more life-threatening than...

  • Warning Signs Your Child May Be Prone To Addiction | Teen Drug Abuse

    Warning Signs Your Child May Be Prone To Addiction

    May 27, 14 • 2433 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Warning Signs Your Child May Be Prone To Addiction

    Colton’s parents had become so overwhelmed by their own lives that they began to neglect the emotional lives of their sons. When Colton was a little boy, he was active and playful, fit and social. His hair was a corona of light, and his eyes blue gemstones...