Posts Tagged ‘Parents’

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

    The Scary Facts About Drugs In School

    Mar 29, 15 • 5165 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 • 1692 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...

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    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...

  • Sad, Depressed Teen - Teen Rehab

    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 • 2243 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....

  • Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Increase Drunk Driving - TeenDrugRehabs

    Mixing Alcohol, Energy Drinks Shown To Increase Drunk Driving

    Mar 13, 15 • 2073 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 • 2070 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 • 2124 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...