Drug Abuse

Concerned about drug abuse? Find out the telltale signs you need to know if your kid is using, how to talk about peer pressure, and how to get your kid on the right path today. Plus: When to seek professional help.

Talking to Your Child About Drugs

An age-by-age guide to discussing a difficult topic.

Alarming Trend: Kids Ages 6 to 12 Intentionally Drinking Hand Sanitizer

Parents, this is one trend you need to be "in the know" about given its potentially dangerous side-effects.

10 Ways to Help Your Child Say "No" to Drugs

These tips are helpful to parents of kids at any age.

'Dripping' is Common Among Teens--But What Is It?

The latest method for smoking e-cigarettes may expose users to higher levels of dangerous chemicals.

'Generation Rx'

Ecstasy and pot use may be down among today's teens, but they're more likely to abuse family medicine cabinet drugs, a new study reports.

Teen Dies From Caffeine Overdose: What Parents Need to Know

There's a lesson for all of us about soft drinks, coffee, and energy drinks in this tragic story about South Carolina teen Davis Allen Cripe.

New Research Reveals Alarming Trend in Teen Drug Overdoses

Teen drug overdose rates have doubled in recent years, fueled by the opioid epidemic. Here's what parents should know about this issue.