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  • GHB: What Parents Need to Know for Parents

    GHB, gamma hydroxybutyrate, is a popular club and date rape drug that can be deadly.

  • What You Need to Know About Drugs: GHB for Kids

    GHB, gamma hydroxybutyrate, is a popular club drug that can be deadly. Learn more about the dangers of GHB in this article for kids.

  • GHB for Teens

    GHB is an illegal drug that slows down some of the processes in the brain and central nervous system. Because it causes memory loss and is easily slipped into drinks, it's known as a "date rape" drug.

  • Talking to the Pharmacist for Parents

    If your child is sick, you'll probably have many questions to ask your doctor. But have you made a list of questions and concerns to share with your pharmacist?

  • Heroin: What Parents Need to Know for Parents

    Heroin is a highly addictive, illegal narcotic that can cause death when taken in excess.

  • Medications: Using Them Safely for Parents

    Giving kids medicine safely can be a complicated task. With a little knowledge and a lot of double-checking, you can help treat your child's illness while you prevent dangerous reactions.

  • PCP for Teens

    PCP use is pretty rare these days, mostly because of the drug's scary side effects. Find out more about the drug phencyclidine in this article for teens.

  • Heroin for Teens

    Heroin is a highly addictive drug made from the seed pod of the opium poppy plant. Learn more about heroin and its effects in this article for teens.

  • Marijuana: What Parents Need to Know for Parents

    Marijuana is the most widely used illegal drug in the United States.

  • Marijuana for Teens

    You've probably heard a lot of conflicting information about marijuana. Here's what recent research has found.