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New Study Links Marijuana Use With Money Problems

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 13, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022A new study* published in the March 2016 issue of the journal Clinical Psychological Science found statistically significant links between heavy marijuana use and reduced socioeconomic status. The study, carried out at the University of California-Davis, with partial funding from…

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Addiction Risk of ADHD Medication

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 5, 2016Updated: May 7, 2021Required multi-tasking can be a harsh reality when students head to college, and they may resort to taking prescription drugs like Adderall (an ADHD medication) to manage the lifestyle change. While some students abuse Adderall because they want to get…

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Cannabis Use & Alcohol Problems: New Study Finds Connection

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 23, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022As marijuana continues to find legal and social acceptance throughout the nation, researchers are trying to determine the potential public health consequences. A new study from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has yielded evidence that there is a…

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Think Twice Before Lighting Up During Rehab

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 12, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022For young people working their way through addiction treatment, a smoking habit may seem like the “lesser of evils.” Not so. In addition to cancer and disease risk associated with cigarettes, a recent study now shows that smoking actually increases…

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Do You Have An Adderall Addiction?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 10, 2015Updated: October 11, 2021Adderall is a prescription drug that brings proven benefits to those suffering from narcolepsy and attention disorders like ADD and ADHD. It has long been a “study drug” of choice for healthy high school and college students seeking higher GPAs,…

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Marijuana Use May Have Impact On Offspring’s Heroin Susceptibility

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 6, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018The list of reasons for young adults addicted to marijuana to seek suitable experiential therapy in North Carolina is doubtless a long one, but an addition to that list could be the potential for offspring to have a heightened risk…

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Self-Control Shields Urban Minority Youth From Drug Abuse And Depression

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 26, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021It should certainly interest many of those families considering young adult recovery programs to read the findings of recent research by Dr. Kerstin Pahl and colleagues at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. The study found self-control among…

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How Marijuana Use And Mental Illness May Be Linked

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 26, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018If there is one explanation for the popularity of services offering mental health support in North Carolina among the families who may be concerned about the drug use of their teen or young adult, it is because of the correlation…

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Male And Female Brains Affected Differently By Cigarette Smoking

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 19, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018It is of interest to those benefiting from gender-specific programs of the leading addiction rehab centers in North Carolina to read of the difference in brain activation during smoking between men and women. Yale University researchers drew upon a new…

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Success Of Smoking Cessation Treatments May Depend On Nicotine Metabolism Rates

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 19, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018Anyone contemplating the services of North Carolina treatment programs offered to young adults may wish to take time out to read some recent research. A new study took the form of a randomized clinical trial of smokers attempting to quit,…