Posts Tagged ‘Parents’

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

    How To Enjoy Spring Break While Abstaining From Casual Sex

    Mar 6, 15 • 2336 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...

  • Teens Have Intensified Risks Marijuana Addiction - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    Why Do Teens Have Heightened Risks For Marijuana Addiction?

    Mar 1, 15 • 3988 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 • 2600 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...

  • Genetics Predictor Of Teens Expectations About Alcohol - TeenDrugRehab

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

    Feb 22, 15 • 3651 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 • 2512 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...

  • What is DMT and What are its Dangers - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    What Is DMT And Should You Be Worried For Your Teen?

    Feb 17, 15 • 3210 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on What Is DMT And Should You Be Worried For Your Teen?

    Teenagers have always taken risks. They are experimental by nature. In many ways this independent and daring streak is a positive thing. It allows young people to explore the world and to find out their place in it. Sometimes, though, the need to take risks...

  • Facts About Substance Abuse To Help You Talk To Your Teen - TeenDrug

    Facts About Substance Abuse To Help You Talk To Your Teen

    Feb 15, 15 • 1934 Views • For the ParentsComments Off on Facts About Substance Abuse To Help You Talk To Your Teen

    You want your teen to be safe, and part of that is teaching him to make good choices about drugs and alcohol. You have peer pressure working against you, a powerful force, but as a parent you still have the upper hand. The best thing you can do to encourage...

  • Triple C What It Is, Side Effects, Protect Teen - TeenDrugRehabs.com

    What Is Triple C And Should You Be Worried?

    Feb 13, 15 • 3916 Views • Drug Side-EffectsComments Off on What Is Triple C And Should You Be Worried?

    Teens abuse over-the-counter cold medicines because these products can get them high and because access is easy. Triple C abuse is a term that refers to abuse of any cold medicine, and teens will abuse them because they can walk into any drug store and make a...

  • Students Risk Lives As Confidential Drug Informants - Teen Drug Rehabs

    Students Risk Lives As Confidential Drug Informants

    Feb 10, 15 • 2409 Views • Featured, NewsComments Off on Students Risk Lives As Confidential Drug Informants

    Who knows better what’s going on in campus life than the students? No one, and this is why cops often use students as confidential informants. The practice is risky, controversial and...

  • 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 • 2109 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...