Category Archives: Alcohol and Drugs

  1. Actions Families Can Take Regarding the Opioid Epidemic

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    June 5, 2017 by middleearthnj

    In 2016, 33,000 people lost their lives to opioids. Dependence on opioids (heroin and prescription painkillers) has more than tripled …
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  2. Reasons Youth Try Drugs

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    March 27, 2017 by middleearthnj

    We are reprinting this excellent article from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids because we believe it provides parents with very …
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  3. National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week

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    January 23, 2017 by middleearthnj

    It is National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week, a national health observance created by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for …
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  4. Increased Risk of Teen Drunk Driving Around the Holidays

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    December 19, 2016 by middleearthnj

    The holidays can be a great reason to celebrate, but unfortunately, those celebrations can mean increased drinking by teenagers. Teen …
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  5. Most Teens Unaware of Prescription Drug Dangers

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    November 14, 2016 by middleearthnj

    Today’s teens seem to be generally aware of the consequences of “hard core” drugs, such as heroin or cocaine. Unfortunately, …
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  6. Is Your Teen Mixing Alcohol with Energy Drinks?

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    October 17, 2016 by middleearthnj

    Drinking alcohol and energy drinks together has become very trendy. Although the Food and Drug Administration has banned premixed alcoholic …
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  7. Prescription Drugs Can Lead to Addiction for Teens

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    August 22, 2016 by middleearthnj

    Deaths from drug overdoses have increased significantly in recent years across the United States, becoming the leading cause of accidental …
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