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The Scourge of “Drugged Driving” Among American Youth

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 20, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018There are seemingly endless reasons for the importance of young adult treatment in North Carolina. One reason that may not receive the emphasis that it deserves, is ‘drugged driving’. Deaths among young people can be largely attributed to car crashes…

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What Effects Do Designer Drugs Have On The Brain?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 10, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021Capable mental health therapists assisting substance-addicted young adults get back to full physical and spiritual health will know of the importance of keeping up to date with the latest knowledge about drugs and their effects. The situation is no different…

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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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The Important Facts About Marijuana For Teens

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 24, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018Regardless of the widespread prevalence of drug addiction programs in North Carolina, it is far from the case that every teen smokes marijuana – indeed, only about 1 in 7 teens do. There has actually been a steep drop in…

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National Drug Facts Week 2015 Educated Teens On Dangers Of Abuse

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 24, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018January 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 experts. With sponsorship from the…

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Long-Time Drug Addicted Young Adults May Be Assisted By Mindfulness

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 3, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021Substance use therapists across the United States will be interested to learn of recent research pointing to the usefulness of mindfulness training in reducing the deficits in natural reward processing that may arise for those with more chronic pain and…

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What The Young Adult Needs To Know About Comorbidity

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 3, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021A great many of those who are admitted to a young adult rehab program present with more than one disorder or illness, a phenomenon known as comorbidity. Any given young adult may have both emotional and substance use issues simultaneously,…

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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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