Street Names of Common Drugs: What Your Kids Are Using

A recent survey conducted on approximately 50,000 High School seniors came up with some alarming results. Fifty (50) percent of these 12 graders acknowledged to having used drugs at least once in the past 12 months. And not surprisingly, Marijuana topped the list of substances used. The same survey also revealed that most young adults try alcohol at age 12 and Marijuana at the age of 14. Studies have revealed several reasons behind drug abuse among young adults and this includes everything from the curiosity to experiment, peer pressure and dealing with first major challenges in life. Parents, or other loved ones, being drug abusers themselves, increase the chances of teens taking to this habit. Parents and other legal guardians have to do their best to prevent all forms of addiction that can doom the future of these kids even before they realize their dreams. Knowledge Is First Step to [...]