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Most Common Drugs Abused by Teenagers

Teenage is a period in life when bodily and psychological changes occur and hence teenagers are under the influence of different factors that drive them towards substances abuse like consuming drugs and alcohol. Once started using, teenagers ultimately get addicted to illicit drugs. Certain drugs are most commonly abused by teenagers. We will discuss them […]

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Does Marijuana Affect School and Other Activities?

Marijuana is a very harmful and illicit drug. It has different names such as pot, herb, weed, grass, boom, Mary Jane, gangster, chronic etc. Many children are using Marijuana, and most of them don’t know the negative effects of Marijuana. Memory, judgment and perception are effected by marijuana abuse. Marijuana affects the students performance at […]

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Inhalant Abuse a Deadly Middle-School Concern

Study found that huffing is more common compared to smoking pot, snorting cocaine among 12-year-olds. It found that, most of the 12-year-olds have taken inhalants in order to get high than marijuana, cocaine and hallucinogens mixed. The deadly inhalants are comprised of aerosol computer cleaners, glue, hair sprays, paint solvents and gasoline. These can be […]

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Trends in Teen Drugged Driving

Driving under the influence of drugs is a serious road safety issue as abused drivers along with others sharing the road, both will be at risk. The rate of drugged driving was more in young adults in 2008. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) 2008, the drugged driving rate was […]

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