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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

Approximately one in five adolescents has a diagnosable mental disorder

Approximately one in five adolescents has a diagnosable mental disorder, such as depression and/or anxiety disorders. Teen Mental Health The signs of a mental disorder are not always obvious. Although to cope with their disorder most teens turn to drugs and self medication instead of professional help. Inspirations hybrid treatment plan of handles drug abuse [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:54:24+00:00 March 31st, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

6.5% of high school seniors smoke marijuana daily

6.5% of high school seniors smoke pot daily Teen Marijuana Addiction If your teen has let drugs control their life, then it has become more than a bad habit. Inspirations can help with your teen’s Marijuana addiction to the more serious addiction such as heroin. We understand what you are going through and we care about [...]

By | 2017-01-03T14:55:29+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

In 2014, 2.6% of 12th graders were abusing cocaine.

Teen Cocaine Statistics In 2014, 2.6% of 12th graders were abusing cocaine. Cocaine is a powerful stimulant that is derived from the leaves of the coca plant. It can be snorted,injected, and smoked. All three methods of cocaine abuse can lead to addiction and other severe health problems, including an increased risk of contracting HIV and [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:04:48+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments

35% of 12th grade teens use marijuana in the year 2014

Marijuana Abuse Statistics 35% of 12th grade teens use marijuana Marijuana has grown more and more popularity with teens all around the nation. With its legalization for medical and recreational there are more cases of teen marijuana abuse. However, the most important thing being forgotten is the effects of marijuana on the teenage brain. Inspirations for [...]

By | 2017-01-03T15:06:13+00:00 July 6th, 2015|Teen Drugs and Alcohol Statistics|0 Comments