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National Drug Facts Week 2015 Educated Teens On Dangers Of Abuse

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 24, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 January 26 to February 1 2015 was the fifth annual National Drug Facts Week (NDFW) held, which helped teens, young adults and families learn the facts surrounding drugs and drug abuse, directly from the scientific…

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Driving After Marijuana Use Now More Prevalent Than Drunk Driving Among High School Seniors

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 8, 2015 Updated: May 7, 2021 One recent study highlighting the need for a young adult treatment center in 2014 to be as well-equipped to cater for marijuana-addicted young adults as for those with other substance use issues came from the…

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Teens Put At Risk By Anti-Anxiety Medication Prescriptions

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 6, 2015 Updated: May 7, 2021 Anyone with a stake in young adult treatment in North Carolina will take an interest in new research suggesting that there is a greater likelihood of teens who have been prescribed anxiety or sleep medications…

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Welcome Declines In Teen Prescription Opioid Abuse, Cigarette And Alcohol Use

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 30, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2018 Good news for all across the young adult recovery community is the discovery of a decline since 2013 in teen cigarette and alcohol use, as well as the abuse of prescription pain relievers. Stability was…

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CNN Documentary Draws Attention To Synthetic Drug Dangers

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 9, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2018 A recent CNN investigative documentary, Deadly High: How Synthetic Drugs Are Killing Kids, has drawn attention to the continued threat posed by synthetic drugs to the health, wellbeing and even lives of young Americans, despite…