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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

In 2014, 1.2 million people aged 12 or older reported to be current users of cocaine.

In 2014, 1.2 million people aged 12 or older reported to be current users of cocaine. Teen Cocaine Addiction Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant. It is usually snorted, but it can also be mixed with water and injected. The intensity and duration of cocaine’s effects—which [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:54:11+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

64% of high school teens do not view regular marijuana use as harmful

Teen Marijuana Statistics 64% of high school seniors do not view regular marijuana use as harmful Marijuana has gained a huge amount of popularity with teens all over the nation. With its legalization for medical and recreational there are more cases of teen drug abuse. However, the most important thing is the informing others about its effects [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:05:17+00:00 August 11th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments