Tag Archives: inhalants

Teen Inhalant Use Decreasing: Government Report

Fewer American teens are abusing inhalants, such as spray paint, glue and gasoline, according to a new government report. …

Use of Marijuana, Inhalants Higher in Teens in Child Welfare System: Study

Use of marijuana and inhalants is more common in teens in the child welfare system compared with other teens, a new study finds. …

7-Eleven Announces Move to Prevent Underage Purchases of Tobacco, Potential Inhalants

7-Eleven has announced it will launch a new technology that will scan the code on the back of a customer’s driver license or identification card, in a move to prevent minors from purchasing alcohol, tobacco, potential inhalants and lottery tickets. …

Whip-Its Again Becoming Popular Among Teens, Experts Say

Whip-Its—small canisters filled with nitrous oxide—are once again becoming popular among teens and young adults as a recreational drug, ABC News reports. …

National Inhalant Prevention Coalition: Stop Encouraging Kids to Huff Helium

Huffing helium is not safe, and adults must stop encouraging children to do it, according to the National Inhalant Prevention Coalition, a group that promotes awareness and recognition of inhalant use. …

E-Joints? Company Marketing Marijuana e-Cigarettes

This month’s "Cannabis Cup" in San Francisco featured the unveiling of a product sure to take the debate over e-cigarettes to a new level. Vapor Rush delivers a dose of THC from vaporized marijuana "kief," or powdered resin. Three varieties are offered by the company, based in southern California. "Smoke your green without a lighter, smell, even weed!" the Vapor Rush website boasts. …

Oregon Partnership Launches Campaign Aimed at Old Navy Stores

Portland, Oregon – Oregon Partnership, a non-profit organization dedicated to combating alcohol and drug abuse, has called for Old Navy stores to discontinue the sale of t-shirts with binge drinking messages such as “Beer Pressure – Worth Giving In To!” and …