Addiction

Addiction

ADHD and addiction in teens
Posted by | July 30, 2018
ADHD and Addiction

What is ADHD? Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a disorder of the brain which is identified by an ongoing pattern of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development, especially...

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Posted by | June 27, 2018
Video Game Addiction

Video Game Addiction Video game addiction, also called gaming disorder, a type of technology dependence, is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) in the draft 11th Revision of the...

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Posted by | April 30, 2018
Teen Flakka Use: What Is It and What Is It Doing to My Kid?

There is a dangerous drug on the street that is able to produce serious side effects in teenagers who use it, and it is sold to resemble common household products,...

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Posted by | March 30, 2018
Teenage Cocaine Abuse

The adolescent brain is in an on-going state of evolution, and the use of drugs disrupts the development of the brain, it's evolution, and its functions. Adolescent risk-taking normally peaks...

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Posted by | February 27, 2018
Teen Alcohol Abuse

Teen alcohol abuse is a significant problem for teenagers in our nation. Teenagers begin drinking for a myriad of reasons ranging from peer pressure to wanting to lose control, or...

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Posted by | October 6, 2017
Video Game Addiction and Treatment

We all know the cliché of someone who practically turns into a zombie playing video games, while playing for hours and hours on end. But just because someone loves to...

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