Teens and Prescription Drug Use
Pain Killer use is epidemic among teens! 1 in 5 teens report abusing parents prescription medications
According to a report BY Dr. Barry Ramo on KOAT, prescription pain killer abuse among teens is at epidemic proportions.
What motivates teens to engage in prescription drug abuse? Ultimately, their desire for getting high outweighs their perception of the risks.
If you are a parent, there are things you can do to prevent, monitor, secure and dispose. Please get your head out of the sand and become more aware of what could be going on with your kids.