Children 27 April '17
Hope Academy is a special tuition-free recovery school for teenagers overcoming substance abuse problems.
Dads 6 April '17
Ireland Baldwin was barely in her teens when her parents, Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger, divorced. It was an unpleasant time for everyone in the family.
School Age 19 November '16
The children of parents with alcohol problems are at much greater risk for underage drinking and developing a substance use disorder.
Health/Nutrition 30 June '16
In California, using marijuana for medication is legal. Now, the state would vote on November whether or not to legalize marijuana for recreational use.
Behavior 23 June '16
There are definite signs of addiction. They are fairly easy to spot among teenagers, so parents should be vigilant.
Medicine 1 June '16
A new study opened the possibility of opioids producing an opposite effect than what it is intended to do—it prolongs pain than combatting it.
Family Life 3 March '16
A recently published study revealed that in an adolescent's brain, cocaine decreases eIF2α activity which regulated protein production and creates a stronger connection between dopamine-rich neurons.