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Category: Substance Use

Parenting

Keeping Your Home Safe & Drug-Free

As a parent, it’s normal to worry about your child encountering drugs at school, parties, or other social places. However, most kids who struggle with drugs discovered them at home. To keep your house as safe and drug-free as possible, here are a few tips and tricks.

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My Kid is Vaping, Help!

So you walked into your kids room to a sickly sweet smell even though you thought for sure you told them candy isn’t allowed in their bedroom because it will

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Copycat Cannabis Edibles: A Danger for Youth

At first glance, do you notice any glaring differences between these two bags of gummy bears? Both have the traditional vibrant red and yellow Haribo™ branding with the cheerful tag line of “Kids and grown-ups love it so!” but take a closer…

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Lock Your Liquor: Teen Drinking

Did you know that approximately one out of every ten alcoholic drinks in the U.S is consumed illegally? In fact, more than 70 percent of young adults reported consuming at least one alcoholic beverage before they turned 21.

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