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Part of beating drug addiction is learning how to combat the craving. Not all triggers of drug cravings are obvious, and stopping those triggers might be the key to beating addiction.
About one out of 10 teenagers uses illegal drugs or pharmaceutical medications for nonmedical purposes. And health professionals aren't sure what the solution to this public health problem is.
It's important to teach teens not to drive while under the influence. But there may be risk factors parents can watch for in doing so.
Opioids are strong painkillers that can help manage pain when used properly. But they can cause serious harm, even death, when used inappropriately.
Energy drinks are popular beverages among teens, but one new study suggests that teens who make these drinks a daily part of their diet may boost their risk of drug and alcohol use.