This Prevention Tactic focuses on the intentional abuse of prescription drugs among teens. First, the prescription medications commonly abused are identified. Secondly, the prevalence and accessibility of prescription drugs among teens is explored. Finally, effective strategies for preventing and addressing this issue in local communities are discussed.
Youth Prescription Drug Abuse: A Growing Concern
Series: Prevention Tactics Vol. 9, Iss. 1
Topic: Prescription Drug Misuse