Tag: drugs

Twice as Many Teens Using Human Growth Hormones

Teens rage on with roids. The number of teens using synthetic human growth hormones (hGH) and other performance enhancing drugs has increased from 5% to 11% in just one year. The survey from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids asked 3,705 boys and girls if they have ever used hGH without a prescription. The results not

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Crack for Kids: Breakfast Cereals are Mostly Bowls of Sugar

A bowl of cereal is one of the stables of the American breakfast diet. Walk down the cereal isle at your supermarket, and you will see boxes with vibrant colors directing your eye to the cute cartoon character that you know so well with his innocent smile, screaming for you to add to the shopping

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Just add water: Powered alcohol approved, then unapproved

American culture is known for its laziness and overindulgent nature. Our society glorifies wild parties and lifestyle behaviors that are supposed to be fun— filled with drugs, alcohol and sex— in the media as a marketing ploy aimed at teens. Take for example the marketing scheme e-cigarette companies have been using to get teenagers to

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