June 30, 2012
Why on God’s Green Earth would someone try heroin? Knowing how deadly and extremely addictive it is why would someone even try it? It scares the heck out of me that it is making another rise among our nation’s youth!
Heroin use among teenagers is increasing at an alarming rate. Long considered to be prevalent only in urban areas, is infiltrating the suburbs. All across suburban America, young people are getting hooked on a drug parents never suspected they needed to fear.
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May 20, 2012
A recent study showed that about 1 out of 8 teenagers admit to having used a non-prescribed prescription medication. It is not only painkillers like Codeine and oxycodone, they also are taking Adderall and Ritalin and a host of other drugs.
One recent study in the Huffington Post showed that of high school seniors from both public and private schools - about 13 percent said they had used prescription painkillers for non-medical reasons, such as to get high or to relieve pain without a doctor's ... [More]