High School Students & Substance Abuse: Watch Out for Use Around Prom, Graduation

For high school students, the end of the school year is generally a time for celebration.

Not only are classes about to end, but two big events — prom and graduation — are finally here, and it’s time to make memories.

Too often, though, memory-making turns to tragedy when teens choose to indulge in drugs and alcohol that impair them.

If you are a parent or school administrator that thinks teen drug or alcohol use isn’t a problem, consider these sobering statistics about substance abuse among teenagers:

 

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ARCpoint Labs has some tips for parents and school officials who want to curb teen substance abuse this prom and graduation season.

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Staying Safe and Healthy this Fourth of July

The long Fourth of July weekend is almost here! Many people are planning parties with friends and family. While a summer weekend full of fireworks, picnics, and swimming sounds ideal, there can be major safety drawbacks.

Today, let’s look at ways you can keep yourself and your family safe over the long holiday weekend.

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Keep Your Kids Healthy This Summer

With most schools out or releasing soon, summer is in full swing nationwide. Kids are rejoicing — but parents might be a little more weary about the coming months, and not just because they might have to arrange childcare.

Summer brings its own set of health and safety concerns that parents have to juggle. Here are our tips for keeping your kids healthy this summer!

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