#Teen Smoking

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources Teen Drug Use Hero
Substance Abuse

10 Facts About Teen Drug Abuse

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 Substance Abuse Resources Cigarettes Health Effects Smoking
Substance Abuse

Health Effects of Teen Smoking

Cigarettes used to be instrumental to human life. World War II-era soldiers were even provided with a ration of tobacco, tucked in amid their cheese slices and bacon bits. Much […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resource: Marijuana Abuse Myths
Treatment

Teen Marijuana Abuse Myths

Marijuana is often the most abused drug amongst teenagers. Marijuana is considered a recreational drug by many teenagers. Also, it is a drug that they believe is a harmless way […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Marijuana Rehab
Treatment

Teen Marijuana Rehab

Teens struggle with a significant amount of pressure, each and every day. Sports goals, difficult homework, surging hormones and changing friendships can make even the most relaxed teenager feel tense, […]

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 […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Essex County Massachusetts
Substance Abuse

Essex County, MA

Essex County, MA, is dealing with issues regarding teenage substance use. Boston Magazine reports that communities in Massachusetts, such as Essex County, struggle with drug use. Teen use and abuse of synthetic […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: Fairfield County Connecticut
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Fairfield County, CT

Fairfield County, Connecticut is not immune to substance use disorder. The Department of Justice identified the area as a part of the New England High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA). Due […]