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NIDA for Teens The Science Behind Drug Abuse

11/28/2014
10:29 | Author: Tyler James

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NIDA for Teens The Science Behind Drug Abuse

The NIDA for Teens Web site helps educate adolescents ages 11 through 15 (as well as their parents and teachers) on the science behind drug abuse.

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High School and Youth Trends - National Institute on Drug Abuse

11/27/2014
08:02 | Author: Hannah Ramirez

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High School and Youth Trends - National Institute on Drug Abuse

Every year, the Monitoring the Future (MTF) survey measures drug, alcohol, and tobacco use and related attitudes among 8th, 10th, and 12th graders. Following.

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Illicit drug use among teenagers remains high, largely due to increasing popularity of marijuana.

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Teen drug abuse Help your teen avoid drugs - Mayo Clinic

9/26/2014
06:53 | Author: Sarah Gray

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Teen drug abuse Help your teen avoid drugs - Mayo Clinic

Teen drug abuse can have a major impact on your teen's life. Find out how to help your teen make healthy choices and avoid drug abuse. By Mayo Clinic Staff.

Here are some tips for talking with your teen about drugs:

Teens who experiment with drugs put their health and safety at risk. You can help prevent teen drug abuse by talking to your teen about the consequences of using drugs and the importance of making healthy choices.

It can be hard to talk to your teen about drug abuse. Start by choosing a comfortable time and setting when you're unlikely to be interrupted. If you're anxious, share your feelings with your teen. You might also consider sharing the responsibility with another nurturing adult in your teen's life.

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Don't be afraid that talking about drug abuse will plant ideas in your teen's head.

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Teen Drug Abuse Get the Facts and Statistics - MedicineNet

7/25/2014
04:24 | Author: Emily Peterson

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Teen Drug Abuse Get the Facts and Statistics - MedicineNet

Read about teenage drug abuse risk factors, symptoms, warning signs, treatment, statistics, addiction and prevention. Learn which drugs.

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Teen Drug Abuse

5/24/2014
02:15 | Author: Sarah Gray

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Teen Drug Abuse

There is a high likelihood that your teen will be exposed to drugs and alcohol, and according to drug statistics from the National Institute on Drug Abuse there is.

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