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ADHD and teen smoking: What parents should know

ADHD and teen smoking: What parents should know

January 8th, 2016

A featured article from Dr. Lisa R. Fortuna, MD, MPH, expert on teen addiction who helps outline mental health issues for parents. Here, she considers the research on the social and neuro-developmental factors related to teen substance use disorders and mental health, and translates that into everyday language and practical recommendations.

1 Why is quitting smoking so difficult?: A new alternative to kicking butts

Why is quitting smoking so difficult?: A new alternative to kicking butts

December 26th, 2015

How can smokers intervene on the biological, psychological, and emotional forces which drive nicotine addiction? A new idea outlined here, with a section at the end for your questions.

6 Ready to stop doing crack? Ways to quit crack safely

Ready to stop doing crack? Ways to quit crack safely

December 10th, 2015

Is cold turkey withdrawal from crack always advised? We review the steps you can take to safely stop taking crack here.

3 The questionable future and history of ecstasy (MDMA) abuse

The questionable future and history of ecstasy (MDMA) abuse

December 5th, 2015

When and how did people beginning taking ecstasy? Where are patterns of use taking us in the future? Here, we explore more about MDMA, its abuse history, and future.

1 Raised by an alcoholic or drug addict? Letting go of the pain

Raised by an alcoholic or drug addict? Letting go of the pain

December 1st, 2015

Did you grow up in a home where emotional pain was part of every day life? Here, we outline the steps you can take to let go of the pain that’s holding you back. Then, share your story at the end.

6 What do heroin addicts act like?

What do heroin addicts act like?

November 25th, 2015

A review of some of the more common behaviors of heroin addicts, and how you can intervene to help save a life.

1 Energy drinks and adolescents: Boost or bust?

Energy drinks and adolescents: Boost or bust?

November 21st, 2015

How are unmarked energy drinks changing the way teens consume caffeine? Here, we explore how the new drinks industry is targeting our youngest consumers in a bid to create a new lifelong habit.

5 Cocaine detox symptoms

Cocaine detox symptoms

November 17th, 2015

You can expect symptoms of extreme fatigue, depression, and restlessness during the acute phases of cocaine detox. How long do they last and how can these symptoms be treated? We review here.

1 Alternatives to self-medicating with morphine (and other chemicals)

Alternatives to self-medicating with morphine (and other chemicals)

November 9th, 2015

Why do we self-medicate with medicines like morphine? And how can we move beyond this coping mechanism? Explore more here.

1 Local schools and teen exposure to drug addiction

Local schools and teen exposure to drug addiction

October 28th, 2015

Drug addictions can begin in public and private schools from middle school onward. So, how are schools addressing the problem? Stats on drug use and how suggestions for how parents can prevent drug use in teens here.

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