Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics

Prescription opioid addiction rose 37 percent between 2002 and 2014

Prescription opioid addiction rose 37% among young adults between 2002 and 2014. Prescription opioid addiction Over the years opioids have become more frequently abused by teens and young adults. Opioids are also known as mostly as pain relieving drugs. A few well-known names include Vicodin, Oxycontin or Codeine. Opioids are also highly addictive and can be [...]

By | 2017-04-11T15:02:54+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

Everything you need to know about Molly Drug Abuse

The 411 on Molly Drug Abuse This is the first article in a three part Investigative Report on Molly Drug Abuse. Molly is a synthetic party drug that is hugely popular among teens and young adults. Inspirations for Youth and Families will share an interview with a teen about her Molly addiction and abuse. And the teen girl provides us [...]

By | 2017-07-06T10:33:46+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

80% of people who use heroin report first misusing prescription opioids

80 percent of people who use heroin report having first misused prescription opioids. Prescription opioids, heroin and teen drug abuse Heroin is a highly addictive mind-altering substance. It is also classified as an opioid drug. Opioids are drugs that are chemically similar to endorphins, which the body naturally makes to relieve pain. Some of the [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:05+00:00 December 14th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

In 2012, 18.3% of high school seniors in the United States had used hookahs

In 2012, 18.3% of high school seniors in the United States had used hookahs. Teens and Hookahs This research was done after the surge of hookahs being used all over the world. This increase has been notably done by young adults and teens. Within the U.S. a survey done by Monitoring the Future found that [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:49:23+00:00 November 10th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

The risk for prescription opioid addiction rose 37% among young adults

The risk for prescription opioid addiction rose 37% among young adults Teen Prescription Opioid Abuse Teen prescription opioid abuse is a growing trend among our teens of today. More and more we see teens turning to opioid drugs to solve their problems. Whether it be emotional distress, peer pressure or even boredom. Teens are getting [...]

By | 2016-10-28T15:38:14+00:00 October 28th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

In 2014, an estimated 679,000 adolescents age 12–17 abuse alcohol

In 2014, an estimated 679,000 adolescents age 12–17 abuse alcohol Teen Alcohol Abuse Teens who abuse alcohol have a very serious problem and must receive immediate help. To some, the occasional beer at family gatherings or at house parties may not seem like a big deal. However, early and continuous consumption of alcohol is a [...]

By | 2016-10-17T16:39:23+00:00 October 17th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

One in five teens think it’s okay to abuse prescription drugs

One in five teens think it's okay to abuse prescription drugs. Teen Prescription Drug Abuse  Inspirations provide a team of qualified and caring prescription drugs addiction treatment professionals, offering a prescription drug addiction treatment program. In addition, the program is designed around a positive environment to boost the teens' self-esteem and produce long-term results. Our [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:17+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

79% of adolescent runaways and homeless youth reported alcohol use in the home

79% of adolescent runaways and homeless youth reported alcohol use in the home Mental Drug Abuse Treatment The Inspirations drug abuse program helps teens suffering from addiction. Our programs combine a wide range of behavioral therapy sessions along with the 12 step program. This combination allows teens to work the necessary steps to rid them of [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:25+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have a serious mental illness

1 in 5 children ages 13-18 have, or will have a serious mental illness. Mental Illness and Addiction Treatment The Inspirations dual diagnosis program is designed to aide teens suffering from mental health disorders and addiction. Our staff tackles both in order to help teens build a stable and sober life. Many teens reach out to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:32+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

In 2011, the average heroin addict spent about $10,000 on the drug

In 2011, the average heroin addict spent about $10,000 on the drug Heroin Addiction If you or someone you love is a heroin addict this is not a matter to be taken lightly. Also, as a member of the opiate family heroin is extremely addict and has very lethal consequences. Additionally, in its natural form heroin is [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:50:38+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments