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Alcoholism & Addiction Prevention

Overview

What you need to know about Prevention:

  • Environmental Factors: Can protect against or increase the risks of substance abuse
  • Social Norms Marketing: Can reduce negative behaviors, like binge drinking, across a large population
  • Brief Interventions: Are a low cost, quick and easy intervention to reduce a person's substance abuse before it progresses to addiction
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11 Reasons Why Teens Abuse Pain Pills

From a study of thousands of adolescent opiate users we learn the 11 most common reasons why teens abuse pain pills. Ultimately it all comes down to easy availability and misperceptions about ...

11 Reasons Why Teens Abuse Pain Pills
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