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Each year, nearly 2 million U.S. teens abuse prescription drugs. The new Parent’s Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Guide from Be Smart. Be Well. and The Partnership at Drugfree.org breaks down the most commonly abused prescription and over-the-counter drugs in a simple-to-understand and interactive web page. (It’s good for grandparents, too!)
Learn drugs’ “street” names, how kids are using them (injecting, inhaling, etc.), why they’re dangerous and the warning signs of abuse. Visit Be Smart. Be Well. and get informed about prescription drug abuse among teens.