Posts Tagged Substance Abuse Prevention

Danger by Design

Danger by Design

Danger by Design: Designer Drugs and Substance Abuse As if it weren’t already challenging enough to help keep our young people away from the dangers of real drugs now there’s a new danger to be very concerned about:  designer drugs. Designer drugs are being created at an […]

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If Your Child is Using

If Your Child is Using

How to Step In and Help Guest Article by The Partnership at Drugfree.org Intervention is not always a formal process involving drug counselors and group confrontation. Substance abuse treatment can actually start right at the kitchen table with a conversation. Here are 10 steps you can take […]

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Is Your Teen Using?

Is Your Teen Using?

Signs and Symptoms of Substance Abuse Guest Article by The Partnership at Drugfree.org There’s no easy way to figure out if your teen is using drugs or alcohol. As you’ll see, many of the signs and symptoms of teen substance abuse listed below are also, at times, […]

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Don’t Rush to Flush Those Old Meds!

Don’t Rush to Flush Those Old Meds!

Don’t Rush to Flush Those Old Meds! How should you dispose of expired or unused prescription medications in your medicine cabinet?  Flush them down the toilet?  Throw them in the trash, right? Hold on a second – don’t rush to flush or toss your old medications!  It’s […]

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