Facts for Parents and Teens

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Addiction

    March 24, 2014

    Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that may bring on symptoms that include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety, […]

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  • Five Most Popular Prescription Drugs Used by Teens

    March 20, 2014

    According to the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), each day 6,600 Americans use prescription drugs for the first […]

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  • Five Tips to Help Prevent Substance Abuse

    March 18, 2014

    While there is no one way or guaranteed way to prevent someone from abusing drugs and alcohol, there are things that everyone […]

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  • Addiction Is No Joke

    March 7, 2014

    One of the main reasons why people who need help for drug and alcohol addiction do not go to rehab centers or […]

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  • For Many Teens, Addiction Starts In the Medicine Cabinet

    February 26, 2014

    It’s been reported that 24% of high school students, or more than 5 million teens, have abused prescription drugs. This is a […]

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  • How to Support an Addicted Partner Without Enabling

    February 25, 2014

    There are as many as 12.5 million spouses suffering from addiction. It can be scary, intimidating and overwhelming to think about breaking […]

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  • 5 Tips for Talking to Teens About Drugs and Alcohol

    February 25, 2014

    Some parents feel uncomfortable when it comes to discussing more sensitive subjects with their teens. As intimidating as it may be, the […]

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  • 5 Tips for Avoiding Painkiller Addiction

    February 19, 2014

    Many of the substances people become addicted to and end up seeking help from addiction treatment centers for should be avoided in […]

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