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Prescription Drug Abuse: Keeping Your Family Safe

More and more teens are using prescription and over-the-counter drugs to get high. But where they’re getting the drugs may surprise you. Watch this video to learn about some of the common places teens obtain prescription and over-the-counter drugs, so that you’re better prepared to protect your family.



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Text Messaging: Lost in Translation?

IGHT, CD9, 420, DOC, L?^. If it seems like your kids have their own text messaging language, you're right. The acronyms and abbreviations on your child’s mobile phone can give you insights into what's happening in your child's life, and help identify signs of drug use and abuse. Learn to crack to the code.



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Red Ribbon Week

Celebrated annually October 23-31, Red Ribbon Week presents an opportunity for parents, educators, and communities to talk to children ad teens about drug use and abuse. Watch the video to find out why more than 80 million people participate each year, and share this video with others to inspire them to get involved in Red Ribbon Week.



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Synthetic Drugs



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