A look at the clinical definitions of “substance abuse” and “addiction” with signs of each. Plus, a section on the myths and truths related to using drugs. A basic primer for curious readers here.
Calling a hotline can make you feel…well, really bad. We know this. Learn more about what you can expect when you call a helpline for drug problems in this article. We’ll reveal what you can expect…and how to prepare. More here.
A look at the main dangers of the most popular drugs of our time: heroin, meth, legal highs, and …more!
A look at the most dangerous synthetic drugs used by kids in America from insider, former DEA agent, Warren Rivera. More on the risks and how parents can help prevent synthetic drug abuse here.
Are you using drugs for pain or heartache? You are not alone. Here, we look at the social stigma of using drugs in order to self-medicate the problems that lie beneath the surface. Then, we invite your questions or comments at the end.
Studies show that nearly 3 million teens are using drugs during the school day and the majority of teens report that they know which of their peers is selling drugs. More on this trend here.
We explore the concept of psychological dependence on drugs versus physical dependence here.
Excerpt: Molly is at the top of the charts in teenage designer drugs. More about which drugs are trending among the youth, read here.
How can addicts or their loved ones understand addiction and start the path to recovery? Tips and pointers from motivational speaker, Allan Kehler, here.
Eight (8) crucial points for HOW TO create an environment of zero tolerance of drug abuse in your home. We welcome your questions at the end.