Substance Abuse

Access educational information to help you navigate this complicated terrain.

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Hydrocodone Addiction
Substance Abuse

Teen Hydrocodone Addiction

If your teenaged son or daughter is battling a hydrocodone addiction – sold under the brand names Lorcet, Lortab, Norco and Vicodin – early intervention and treatment are some of […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Are Cigarettes Gateway Drug
Substance Abuse

Are Cigarettes a Gateway Drug?

Many parents worry that alcohol and marijuana can be gateways to the use of harder drugs. Few parents realize that smoking cigarettes is actually the real gateway drug. Smoking may […]