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Adderall Abuse Increases Among High School Students

~The Partnership at Drugfree.org Responds 2013 Monitoring the Future Study~ New York, NY, December 18, 2013 – The University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future Study (MTF), an annual survey tracking teen drug abuse among eighth-, 10th- and 12th- graders, shows …

STATEMENT: The Partnership at Drugfree.org is Not Associated With Kitson’s Rx Drug T-Shirts

The Partnership at Drugfree.org, and our national action campaign, The Medicine Abuse Project,  is not associated with Kitson’s prescription drug t-shirts, nor were we contacted by Kitson prior to their announcement of a donation to The Medicine Abuse Project. The …

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Kitson LA: Remove Shirts that Promote Prescription Drug Abuse

We recently learned that sports jerseys emblazoned with the words “Vicodin,” “Adderall,” and “Xanax” are available for sale at Kitson retail locations and on shopkitson.com. These products make light of prescription drug abuse, a dangerous behavior that is responsible for …

Full Report and Key Findings: The 2012 Partnership Attitude Tracking Study, Sponsored by MetLife Foundation

This year’s national study data on American teens confirms that one in four teens has misused or abused a prescription (Rx) drug at least once in their lifetime – a dramatic 33 percent increase over the past five years. The …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Responds to Surge in Childhood Marijuana Use in 2012 Monitoring the Future Study

Statement of Steve Pasierb, President and CEO New York, NY, December 19, 2012 – The University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future Study (MTF) – an annual survey on teen drug abuse tracking 8th, 10th and 12th graders – shows a …

Prescription Stimulants

What are Prescription Stimulants? A class of drugs that enhance brain activity. Prescription stimulants were used historically to treat asthma, obesity, neurological disorders, and a variety of other ailments, before their potential for abuse and addiction became apparent. What do …

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