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  • Guiding Teens Substance Abuse Mental Health Disorders-TeenDrugRehabs

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

    Apr 5, 15 • 3680 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...

  • How To Help A Girl Who Self-Injures - www.TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Girls Self-Injure And How To Help Them

    Apr 3, 15 • 3083 Views • Behavioral Addictions, FeaturedComments Off on Why Girls Self-Injure And How To Help Them

    Your beautiful young daughter has scarred her arms and legs with instruments of torture: razors, glass, pencil erasers — anything that can cut or burn skin. The more marks appear, the more you feel desperate to stop her from hurting herself. You ransack her...

  • Tips On How To Cope With A Child's OCD - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    How To Cope With A Child’s OCD

    Mar 31, 15 • 1971 Views • Mental IllnessComments Off on How To Cope With A Child’s OCD

    Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a condition most often associated with adults. However, a small percentage of children also have OCD. Most kids affected by OCD will typically see symptoms around the age of 10, and this can be very challenging for...

  • Frightening Facts About Drugs In School - www.TeenDrugRehabs.com

    The Scary Facts About Drugs In School

    Mar 29, 15 • 5166 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 • 2634 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 • 1693 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...

  • Playing Card - Teen Gambling Addictions - www.TeenDrugRehabs.com

    The Quiet Growth Of Teen Gambling Addictions

    Mar 22, 15 • 1877 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 • 2150 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...

  • Newest Trends On Street Drugs - TeenRehab

    The Newest Wave Of Street Drugs And Their Nicknames

    Mar 17, 15 • 2244 Views • NewsComments Off on The Newest Wave Of Street Drugs And Their Nicknames

    New and reformulated street drugs are constantly appearing and becoming unique threats to teenagers and young adults. As soon as one drug attracts significant attention from law enforcement and the DEA, another drug comes along to take its place. Keeping...

  • Link Between Marijuana & Cardiometabolic Disease - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Marijuana Increases Young Adults’ Risks For Cardiometabolic Disease

    Mar 15, 15 • 1941 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....