Drug Abuse and How It Affects Your Child’s Brain Development

While pregnant, women take extra precautions in order to protect the baby growing inside of them. Prenatal exposure to harmful substances puts the fetus in danger of developmental defects. Fetal brain development is particularly complex and vulnerable to every specific damage from maternal drug abuse depending on the timing, dosage and frequency of drug exposure. …

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College Students Found Likely to Share or Sell Prescribed Medication

When people share their prescription meds with others, surely is it no big deal? What could be so wrong about say, a college student helping a roommate who’s having difficulty concentrating by offering his/her own prescription meds? The intention is to help the other cope and survive the moment. It’s actually quite a sweet gesture, …

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