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2013-06-03 23:02:16

RepairLabs two mail-in device repair sites RepairLabs.com and Fix-iPhones.com expand their charitable donation program to include DrugFree.org, a multi-media initiative to prevent and intervene in drug abuse in young people. Wichita, KS (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 June 3, 2013/ RepairLabs, an online express-ship electronics device center announces its partnership with DrugFree.org through its charitable donation program, Operation HERO. RepairLabs began Op:HERO with the mission to provide their...

2013-05-28 23:20:32

With teen drug abuse rates going up, Narconon Arrowhead shows that the problem can be prevented by helping one teen at a time. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 Teen drug abuse rates have skyrocketed across the United States leaving nothing in their path of destruction. The issue has been covered in the media and through many government studies. And the reason why many experts feel that it is such an issue is because “teens are not educated enough about drugs.” According...

Survey Finds Teenage Drug Abuse Jumped 33 Percent In Five Years
2013-04-23 14:13:11

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A newly released national survey found that the rate of teens that are abusing prescription drugs has jumped 33 percent over the past five years. Published at Drugfree.org, the Partnership Attitude Tracking Study (PATS) found that 25 percent of teens have misused or abused a prescription drug at least once, a one-third increase since 2008. The study also found a troubling rise in the abuse of prescription stimulants. About 13 percent...

Teenagers Becoming Less Concered With Dangers Of Marijuana Use
2012-12-19 17:08:10

[Watch Video: Teens Less Concerned With Marijuana Dangers] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online According to a new survey, fewer teens see smoking pot as harmful, but the increase in everyday smokers is starting to level out. The National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) found that 36 percent of high school seniors surveyed in 2012 said they smoked marijuana at least once in the previous year. Marijuana has been the most-popular illicit drug, and for the past...

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