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Some people use certain medicines without a prescription because they think these meds help with focus and concentration. If you've heard of "study drugs" and wonder if there are any risks, find out in this article for teens.
Household products are safe for cleaning, painting, and the other things they're meant to do. But as inhalants, they can be deadlier than street drugs.
You've probably heard a lot of conflicting information about marijuana. Here's what recent research has found.
Prescription Drug Abuse
Why do people abuse prescription drugs? Some think that because a doctor prescribed them they must be stronger. Others believe they're safer and less addictive than street drugs. But there are many downsides to experimenting with prescription drugs.
Lots of teens take medicines as part of their ADHD treatment plan. Get the facts on ADHD medicines and how they work.
Drugs: What You Should Know
Lots of people are tempted by the excitement or escape that drugs seem to offer. But learning the facts about drugs can help you see them for what they are - and can help you steer clear.
I Think I May Have a Drinking/Drug Problem. What Should I Do?
Find out what the experts have to say.
Are Steroids Worth the Risk?
Will using steroids transform you into the most powerful athlete your coach has ever seen? Read this article to learn the facts on steroid use.
Caffeine has probably helped you through long nights of studying or filling out college applications. But how much do you know about caffeine and its side effects?