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  • Top 12 Teen Addictions, According to Teen Addicts Themselves

    Aug 9, 13 • 14053 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Top 12 Teen Addictions, According to Teen Addicts Themselves

    In a society plagued by addiction and compulsive behavioral problems, it is hardly surprising to find that adolescents are well represented on the roll call of dependency. But the predictability of this unfortunate situation doesn’t make it any less tragic...

  • Internet Gaming Disorder Creates Changes In Brain - TeenDrugsRehabs

    Internet Gaming Disorder Creates Telltale Changes In Brain

    Sep 29, 14 • 3620 Views • Internet Risk/AddictionComments Off on Internet Gaming Disorder Creates Telltale Changes In Brain

    Internet gaming disorder is the name of a proposed mental health condition centered on dysfunctional, addictive Internet use. The American Psychiatric Association established a tentative set of criteria for this condition in May 2013 and called for...

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

    How To Ditch Your Social Media Addiction

    Sep 2, 14 • 2517 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...

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

    Warning Signs Your Child May Be Prone To Addiction

    May 27, 14 • 4215 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...

  • Ecig Use On The Rise In Students - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    E-Cigarette Use On Rise In High Schools – Is Strict Regulation On The Horizon?

    Oct 1, 14 • 2691 Views • NewsComments Off on E-Cigarette Use On Rise In High Schools – Is Strict Regulation On The Horizon?

    An in-progress study from the Yale Tobacco Center on Regulatory Science suggests that electronic cigarette use among young people is growing quickly...

  • Pornography Addiction In Teens Lead To Lifelong Problems-TeenDrugRehabs

    What Lifelong Problems Can A Teen’s Pornography Addiction Cause?

    Sep 18, 14 • 6014 Views • Internet Risk/AddictionComments Off on What Lifelong Problems Can A Teen’s Pornography Addiction Cause?

    “At that moment, I wanted more,” said 18-year-old Justin, recalling his first experience with pornography at age 11. “It was a constant need. I had no idea what it was. I was never happy with what I found. Even if...

  • Teen Drug Rehab Treatment in Texas

    Dec 17, 13 • 0 Views • • Comments Off on Teen Drug Rehab Treatment in Texas

    Treating teens and adolescents for medical conditions is a specialized form of medicine that involves a much different process and needs than treating the same conditions in adults. This is also true for treating the medical condition of addiction in teens...

  • How To Help Teens After Rehab | Steps In Helping Teens During Recovery

    How To Help Teens After Rehab

    Nov 4, 13 • 3949 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on How To Help Teens After Rehab

    When your teen has spent weeks or months away from home getting help for an addiction, having them return home can feel almost as scary as it was leaving them at the rehab facility.  The teen’s addiction was affecting everyone in the household before...

  • High School Drug Recovery

    The Recovery High School Movement: An Introduction

    Aug 23, 13 • 2796 Views • Substance AbuseComments Off on The Recovery High School Movement: An Introduction

    The risk of relapse is something that all recovering addicts and alcoholics must confront. But for adolescents who are attempting to overcome chemical dependency, the statistics are especially depressing and discouraging: 80% of all teens who go through a...

  • Substance Abuse Study May Help Explain Drug’s Lure, Despite Negative Consequences

    Jul 8, 13 • 4306 Views • Drug AbuseComments Off on Substance Abuse Study May Help Explain Drug’s Lure, Despite Negative Consequences

    The loved ones of an individual addicted to a destructive substance such as methamphetamine or heroin often watch, perplexed, as the addict destroys their life for a substance that makes them miserable. A new study may help explain why addicts keep going back...