Archive for the ‘Facts and Stats’ Category

  • E-cig-Is Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise-TeenDrugRehab

    Is Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise?

    Apr 14, 15 • 2310 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Is Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise?

    Teen consumption of e-cigarettes (electronic cigarettes) is clearly on the rise, especially in the state of Hawaii, according to recent findings from the National Institute on Drug Abuse and two additional U.S. research institutions. E-cigarettes are...

  • Happy Teens - Teen Drug, Alcohol Use Declines - TeenDrugRehab

    Teen Drug, Alcohol Use Declines, Annual Survey Finds

    Mar 24, 15 • 1302 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...

  • Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Increase Drunk Driving - TeenDrugRehabs

    Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Shown To Increase Drunk Driving

    Mar 13, 15 • 1581 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...

  • Teens Using E-Cigs More Than Regular Cigarettes - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teens Using More E-Cigarettes Than Tobacco Cigarettes – But Is That A Good Thing?

    Feb 8, 15 • 1494 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Teens Using More E-Cigarettes Than Tobacco Cigarettes – But Is That A Good Thing?

    “Monitoring the Future,” the long-running study conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan, had mostly good news to share with the release of the data from their 2014 survey. This survey, an annual occurrence since 1975, asks between 40,000...

  • Which High School Seniors Are Most Likely To Use MDMA - TeenDrugRehabs

    Which High School Seniors Are Most Likely To Use MDMA?

    Feb 6, 15 • 1667 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Which High School Seniors Are Most Likely To Use MDMA?

    Teenagers’ incomes and substance abuse histories can be used to predict who is most likely to use MDMA (Molly, Ecstasy), an illegal drug that straddles the line between stimulants and hallucinogens, a new study finds...

  • Connection Between Brain Injury & Teen Substance Use - TeenDrugRehabs

    The Link Between Teen Drug Use And Traumatic Brain Injury

    Feb 3, 15 • 1512 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on The Link Between Teen Drug Use And Traumatic Brain Injury

    Teenagers in the U.S. use or abuse a range of illicit or illegal drugs and medications, including things such as marijuana, prescription stimulants, opioid painkillers, crystal methamphetamine, MDMA (Ecstasy, Molly), cocaine and hallucinogens. A number of...

  • Surprising Teen Tobacco Use - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    More Than 1 In 5 Teens Uses Tobacco, CDC Says

    Jan 27, 15 • 1421 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on More Than 1 In 5 Teens Uses Tobacco, CDC Says

    Nearly 23 percent of U.S. high school students use tobacco products, according to the results of the Centers for Disease Control’s National Youth Tobacco Survey, meaning that the disease and death associated with tobacco use will continue for years to come....

  • Teenagers Take Anti-Marijuana Ads To Heart - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Teenagers Take Anti-Marijuana Ads To Heart

    Jan 18, 15 • 1966 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on Teenagers Take Anti-Marijuana Ads To Heart

    Marijuana is one of the most widely used drugs among American teenagers, and with the trend in marijuana legalization for adults, public health officials worry about the repercussions for teen users. In a study published in 2013 in the journal Psychology of...

  • 5 Vital Facts about Teens & Triple C - TeenDrugRehab

    5 Facts About Teens And Triple C

    Jan 11, 15 • 2394 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on 5 Facts About Teens And Triple C

    Did you ever imagine that teenagers would abuse cold medicines? Most kids resist taking their medicine. It doesn’t taste great, after all. As teens, though, many turn to those medications, which can be bought over the counter, for a high. Triple C medicine...

  • High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates - Teen Rehabs

    High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates

    Jan 6, 15 • 1763 Views • Facts and StatsComments Off on High School Students Are Using Drugs At Alarming Rates

    Drug use and addiction are problems that affect everyone across the U.S. No one is immune from the dangers of substance abuse and addiction, including young people. Teenage drug use statistics demonstrate that high school students are using drugs at rates...