If someone is planning to get pregnant in the near future, they should be committed to abstaining from drugs and alcohol for at least nine
Many teens experiment with drugs and alcohol, but few realize how dangerous that can become. Drug abuse during someone’s formative years can have long-term cognitive effects as well as lasting effects on
Suicide can have devastating effects on the family and friends left behind. Being identified as suicide survivors is a very difficult title to carry. However,
Depression in teens is far more common than many people realize. Unfortunately, there’s an overall lack of education regarding mental health in the United States.
The Pennsylvania legislature is getting ready to vote on a bill that could potentially save the lives of thousands of opiate addicts statewide. This life saving
Studies show that teens whose parents talk to them about the dangers of drug or alcohol abuse are 50 percent less likely to experiment with
Do you have a kid at home who is on prescription meds? What are your rules around access to and unsupervised use of these pharmaceuticals?
A recent online survey by Partnership at Drugfree.org shows that parents who support the legalization of marijuana expect strict rules around the use of the drug to
The opioid dependency epidemic in the United States has grown to such proportions that every hour a baby is born addicted to opioids. These opioid
Parents don’t intentionally encourage their teen to use drugs or alcohol, but some of their actions can do this without meaning to. Here’s a list