GHB: What Parents Need to Know for Parents
GHB, gamma hydroxybutyrate, is a popular club and date rape drug that can be deadly.
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.
Heroin: What Parents Need to Know for Parents
Heroin is a highly addictive, illegal narcotic that can cause death when taken in excess.
Medicines: Using Them Safely for Parents
Giving kids medicine safely can be complicated. Here's how 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.
Marijuana: What Parents Need to Know for Parents
Marijuana is the most widely used illegal drug in the United States.
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.
Date Rape for Parents
Half of all people who are raped know their attacker. Increase your child's awareness of date rape and teach him or her how to stay safe.
If your child’s health care provider prescribed a prescription pain medicine that contains an opioid, you probably have many questions about how to use it safely. Get answers here.
Marijuana for Teens
You've probably heard a lot of conflicting information about marijuana. Here's what recent research has found.