Where do your students get their information about drugs – their friends – the Internet? Is this information reliable?
Confused about the effects of marijuana and prescription drugs? Some reports say they are bad for you while others say they can help cure an individual. Learn the facts from Dr. Susan Weiss and shatter some of the myths about marijuana.
What about prescription drugs like painkillers and stimulants? Many teens believe they can’t be addictive or abused since they are prescribed by a doctor. Did you know prescription pain medications are involved in more overdose deaths that heroin and cocaine combined? Get the facts about drugs like Vicodin, Oxycontin, Ritalin and Adderall from Dr. Gaya Dowling.
Protein Powders. Stimulant Drinks and Steroids. You see them on TV and read about them in magazines. Are these concerns in your schools? Did you know that you may be unknowingly consuming stimulants and anabolic agents through the use of supplements? Do you know people who take performance-enhancing drugs? Get the facts and shatter the myths with Amy Eichner, PhD, from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, as she discusses the truth behind these products in our society.
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