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  • Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Increase Drunk Driving - TeenDrugRehabs

    Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Shown To Increase Drunk Driving

    Mar 13, 15 • 2146 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Shown To Increase Drunk Driving

    A new study has investigated drunk driving, and in particular its association with the practice of mixing alcohol and energy drinks, and found that college students who consume the concoctions are significantly more likely to drive under the influence than...

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

    Is Your Child At Risk For Addiction?

    Mar 10, 15 • 2145 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...

  • Steroid Use In Teen Athletes - Teen Rehab

    Steroid Use In Teen Athletes – Talking To Your Teen About The Facts

    Mar 8, 15 • 2177 Views • Steroid Drug UseComments Off on Steroid Use In Teen Athletes – Talking To Your Teen About The Facts

    Getting involved in sports is a great way for a teen to be active and involved. Athletics help keep young people in shape, give them a way to be social and learn teamwork skills and keep them occupied in a healthy way. On the downside, the pressure to perform...

  • How To Enjoy Spring Break While Avoiding Casual Sex - TeenDrugRehabs

    How To Enjoy Spring Break While Abstaining From Casual Sex

    Mar 6, 15 • 2214 Views • NewsComments Off on How To Enjoy Spring Break While Abstaining From Casual Sex

    Spring break is usually thought of as a time to let loose and have fun. If you’re like many college students, you’re eagerly looking forward to this week of being able to travel to a new location where you can shed your identity and have new and memorable...

  • Can You Safely Smoke A Hookah - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Can You Smoke A Hookah Safely?

    Mar 3, 15 • 3714 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on Can You Smoke A Hookah Safely?

    Hookah smoking is a growing trend in the U.S., especially among young people. College students in particular are using them more than ever, and the number of hookah cafes is increasing around the country. Many people who use hookahs consider themselves to be...

  • Teens Have Intensified Risks Marijuana Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Do Teens Have Heightened Risks For Marijuana Addiction?

    Mar 1, 15 • 3767 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...

  • What Parents Of Teens Can Do To Prevent Teen Drug Abuse - TeenRehab

    Medicated Teens More Likely To Abuse Drugs – What Parents Can Do!

    Feb 27, 15 • 2480 Views • Featured, For the ParentsComments Off on Medicated Teens More Likely To Abuse Drugs – What Parents Can Do!

    A recent study found that teens taking anti-anxiety or sleep aid prescriptions are significantly more likely than their peers to abuse prescription medications. Many parents worry about their teens getting into illegal drugs, but the truth is that abuse of...

  • Drug Abuse Trends & Stats For Teens - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teen Abuse Of Prescription Painkillers Dropped In 2014…But What About Other Drug Abuse Trends?

    Feb 24, 15 • 2172 Views • Prescription Drug AddictionComments Off on Teen Abuse Of Prescription Painkillers Dropped In 2014…But What About Other Drug Abuse Trends?

    Teen abuse of prescription opioid drugs decreased in 2014, according to the ongoing Monitoring the Future (MTF) study conducted by the University of Michigan. However, abuse of other kinds of prescription drugs remained at the same levels as previous years....

  • Genetics Predictor Of Teens Expectations About Alcohol - TeenDrugRehab

    Is Genetics A Key Predictor Of Teens’ Expectations About Alcohol?

    Feb 22, 15 • 3486 Views • Alcohol AbuseComments Off on Is Genetics A Key Predictor Of Teens’ Expectations About Alcohol?

    Teenagers commonly have different expectancies about alcohol’s positive and negative effects before and after taking their first drink, according to the results of a study published in early 2015 in the journal Addiction. Alcohol expectancies are known to...

  • PTSD In Girls Exposed To Parental Aggression - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Heartbeat Changes Predict PTSD In Girls Exposed To Parental Aggression

    Feb 20, 15 • 2361 Views • Mental IllnessComments Off on Heartbeat Changes Predict PTSD In Girls Exposed To Parental Aggression

    Changes in the function of the nervous system help explain the adult onset of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in teenage girls who witness parental acts of aggression, researchers from the State University of New York at Albany report. Only a minority...