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12 Drug Prevention Tips for Parents

Every Parent wants to ensure that their kids do not get involved with drugs. It is important for parents to make preventative measures in order to help ensure that their kids do not get involved with these unhealthy behaviors ...

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Do’s and Don’ts of talking to your TEEN

Many parents avoid talking to their teenagers about drug use and abuse because they fear an awkward conversation or don’t know the best way to approach the subject. However, especially in today’s society, this conversation is ...

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Early Intervention Saves Lives

An addiction to drugs or alcohol can fragment previously happy families, derail promising careers, and seriously damage health and well being; and left unchecked, addictions inevitably run their full course of destruction. There's...

10 Steps to improve your Parenting

Fixing a Troubled Parent-Teen Relationship -  10 Easy Steps to Better Interactions By John Lee, Editor Whatever happened to those magical days when your child looked up to you, wanted your advice and begged to spend time with...

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PRESCRIPTION PAINKILLER OVERDOSE EPIDEMIC IN US

http://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/index.html The United States is in the midst of a prescription painkiller overdose epidemic. Since 1999, the amount of prescription painkillers prescribed and sold in the U.S. has nearly quadruple...

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Heroin deaths rise in Central Florida

Experts: Drug now more potent Author: Louis Bolden, Reporter, lbolden@clickorlando.com Published On: May 05 2015 04:16:02 PM EDT   Updated On: May 05 2015 11:38:36 PM EDT ORLANDO, Fla. - The number of people dying from hero...

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Heroin Deaths Quadruple Across U.S.

by Maggie Fox A man injects himself with heroin. A new report shows a 63 percent increase in heroin use. Reuters CDC Report Notes Alarming Rise in Heroin Use Across U.S.   Heroin use has dramatically increased across the U.S...

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Prevention Tips

Focus on what "good things" you want to develop within your child. Develop these by spending time together as a family and individually with each child. Show plenty of affection often and in a variety of ways. Make sure your child...