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Music Festivals | 5 Tips to Reduce Drug Harm & Stay Safe

Music Festivals | 5 Tips to Reduce Drug Harm & Stay Safe

October 7th, 2018

Tip #1 – Know The Landscape, Tip #2 – Educate Yourself, Tip #3 – Drink Water and Lots of It, Tip #4 – Know When to Relax and Refuel, Tip #5 – Bring a Friend and Stay Close. More on safe festival going fun.

2 ​The Reality of Underage Drinking

​The Reality of Underage Drinking

April 8th, 2018

A look at recent statistics and the issue of drinking under the age of 21. A section with signs of a problem…and how to address teen drinking. More insight into the realities here.

Why You Should Talk About Drugs with Your Daughters

Why You Should Talk About Drugs with Your Daughters

November 9th, 2017

Young women are using drugs earlier than ever before. Parents! A look at why girls are turning to drugs and what you can do about it. Read on for more on prevention.

Tracking Drug Overdoses May Save Lives

Tracking Drug Overdoses May Save Lives

September 11th, 2017

America continues to struggle with the opiate crisis and is searching for ways to resolve it. Can a database with patient overdose information be a possible way forward? We examine here.

How to Talk to Teens About Legal Marijuana

How to Talk to Teens About Legal Marijuana

September 9th, 2017

Why do we avoid talking with our kids about weed? And how can we frame the conversation? More here on understanding how to open up the conversation about marijuana with your teen. Plus, 4 basic guidelines on how to do it.

1 Data mining to predict addiction in teens

Data mining to predict addiction in teens

August 9th, 2017

How can we use technology to help predict (and prevent) addiction? An interesting perspective with ideas on how to get ahead of substance abuse, before it even happens.

5 Substitute Addictions & How To Steer Clear Of Them

5 Substitute Addictions & How To Steer Clear Of Them

July 10th, 2017

A brief look at the common “substitution” addictions that pop up in addiction recovery. Learn what they are and what you can do to prevent them.

1 Why You Need to Drug Test Your Teenager Even If You Don’t Really Want To

Why You Need to Drug Test Your Teenager Even If You Don’t Really Want To

July 1st, 2017

Discover 6 reasons how drug testing your teenage son or daughter can be an effective strategy for preventing drug use.

Addiction Prevention Strategies for the LGBT Community

Addiction Prevention Strategies for the LGBT Community

June 20th, 2017

Can substance abuse be prevented? We explore possible approaches for people in the LGBT community here.

Aging and addiction prevention

Aging and addiction prevention

February 28th, 2017

How can you keep the brain growing and avoid negative patterns as you age? A “How To” article from Dr. Louise Stanger provides practical answers here.

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