#Teen Drug Use

Substance Abuse

10 Facts About Teenage Drug Abuse

Reading Time: 6 minutes Substance abuse in teens is an ongoing reality in the United States. Close to 5 million American adolescents suffer from a substance abuse or alcohol use disorder. Here are 10 […]

Newport Academy Empowering Teens Resources : Teenage Hormones Sexuality
Empowering Teens

Teenage Hormones and Sexuality

Reading Time: 10 minutes If you’re a teenager, you’re no stranger to the power of hormones. Starting as early as age 7 or 8, your body begins to produce the hormones that are responsible […]

Teen smoking
Substance Abuse

Health Effects of Teen Smoking

Reading Time: 5 minutes There are many risks when it comes to teen smoking. Hence, it’s hard to believe that cigarette use was once the norm. World War II-era soldiers were even provided with […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Marijuana Rehab
Treatment

Teen Rehab for Marijuana Addiction

Reading Time: 5 minutes After alcohol, marijuana is the most frequently used drug among adolescents. As a result, teens develop a dependence on the drug that requires treatment in marijuana rehab. But many teens […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Teen Drug Addiction
Substance Abuse

Teen Drug Addiction

Reading Time: 5 minutes Between the ages of 12 and 17, many teens experiment with drugs of all kinds. Alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, heroin, prescription drugs, and others. This is 30 percent of teens in this […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Substance Abuse Statistics
Substance Abuse

Teen Substance Abuse Statistics

Reading Time: 2 minutes Drug and alcohol use in teens runs rampant in this country, and often the parents of the afflicted teens are completely unaware. It’s downright scary to look at teen substance […]