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2012-06-02 23:01:02

Over 85% of drug addicts have used drugs before reaching majority. Denham Springs, LA (PRWEB) June 02, 2012 As any parent would likely agree, it seems that kids grow up all too quickly these days. While some parents´ worries these days focus on classic problems like teen sexuality, bullying, academic performance, and other popular favorites; there´s no question that the issue of drug abuse has become more relevant than ever for concerned parents. In an era in which people can get...

2012-03-14 12:00:00

EIC Rallies to Raise Awareness in Creative Community and Among Media Members with Updated Resources to Encourage Accurate Depictions of Serious Consequences Reston, VA (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 The Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC) will join the National Inhalant Prevention Coalition´s press conference addressing the dangers of inhalants, including helium. The event will raise awareness of the potentially deadly consequences of inhalants and include the distribution of updated...

2011-11-20 13:00:00

Burning Tree, a long term treatment center, announces that inhalant abuse is still on the rise and watching for warning signs of abuse will help prevent addiction. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 20, 2011 Burning Tree announces a major find that accessibility to common household products continues to threaten the health and safety of young people in America who use these products as inhalants. Despite restrictions imposed on certain products in retail stores, the availability of products...

2011-11-11 06:49:14

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Drug use is often taken lightly in movies, not showing the serious impacts it can have on a person's life, especially the life of a teen. A new analysis of teenage drug abuse finds widespread problems among Caucasions, Native Americans, Hispanics and youngsters of multiple races, with less severe abuse among Asian and African-American teens. Among kids who abuse drugs, marijuana is most heavily used, followed by stimulants and then alcohol. Prescription opioids such...

2011-09-19 22:25:00

Narconon counselors help handle the reports on treatment admissions that show women suffer from higher rates of prescription drug and methamphetamine addiction while youth fall prey to marijuana, tranquilizer, and inhalant addiction. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 19, 2011 Recent Houston Chronicle reports have revealed that the city has become a âœnational hub for overdose deaths and pill mills.â Women and adolescents in the city struggle with their...

2011-05-03 09:25:00

Offers Parents Real Answers To Teenager Drug Use CHICAGO, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a new national study, teenager drug use has increased over the last three years. The study shows a significant 67 percent increase in the number of teens who report using Ecstasy (from 6 percent in 2008 to 10 percent in 2010) and just as alarming, Marijuana use among teens has increased 22 percent (from 32 percent in 2008 to 39 percent in 2010). Those findings, developed by The...

2011-04-05 23:06:00

62 Percent of Teens Who Reported Alcohol Use Had First Drink by Age 15 NEW YORK, April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a decade of steady declines, a new national study released today by The Partnership at Drugfree.org and MetLife Foundation indicates that teen drug and alcohol use is headed in the wrong direction, with marked increases in teen use of marijuana and Ecstasy over the past three years. The 22nd annual Partnership Attitude Tracking Study (PATS), sponsored by...

2011-03-11 00:00:28

Teens and young adults are coming up with creative ways to use legal substances to achieve a high. The Recovery Place finds major concern in the negative health issues and addiction still inherent to these new "legal" drugs. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) March 10, 2011 Teens and young adults are coming up with creative ways to use legal substances to achieve a high. The Recovery Place finds major concern in the negative health issues and addiction still inherent to these new "legal" drugs....

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2010-03-12 07:15:00

For parents, the frontlines of the war on drugs may involve common household items such as nail polish, glue, bleach, or air freshener -- this according to the results of a new national health study. In fact, according to information compiled by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) from 2006 through 2008, more 12-year-old children are "huffing" or inhaling dangerous chemicals than using marijuana and cocaine combined. Furthermore, according to a March 11...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.