Most teenagers who got addicted with opioids first received drugs with the help of a prescription from doctors.
Too much alcohol during adolescence could disrupt the development of certain areas in the brain associated with impulse control and development of substance abuse disorder.
Boomerang fathering is revealed to have positive effects on adolescents, specifically girls.
Obesity, especially childhood obesity, is a nationwide epidemic concerning healthcare professionals and scientists everywhere. Now, new research reveals that overweight teens may double their risk of developing bowel cancer by the time they reach middle age.