spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer

spacer
Connect With Us
SAMHSA Facebook SAMHSA Twitter SAMHSA YouTube SAMHSA Blog

Press Room


Most Parents Unaware of Teens’ Use of Study Drugs

(5/28/2013)

Most Parents Unaware of Teens’ Use of Study Drugs
Psych Central
May 21, 2013

As students prepare for final exams, some will turn to a prescription amphetamine or other stimulant to gain an academic edge.  Yet a new University of Michigan poll shows only one in 100 parents of teens 13 to 17 years old believes that their teen has used a study drug.  Researchers discovered that among parents of teens who have not been prescribed a stimulant medication for ADHD, only 1 percent believes their teen has used a study drug to help study or improve grades.

View the full article here: http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/05/21/most-parents-unaware-of-teens-use-of-study-drugs/55086.html


Keywords: parents, teens, study, drugs



External link. Please review our Disclaimer