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Giving Drugs A Glamour Makeover On Film

June 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Above: author of Twelve, Nick McDonell
Next year’s movie du jour for your teenager will undoubtedly be Twelve.
Starring Gossip Girl’s Chace Crawford in the lead role as the drug-dealing prep school dropout White Mike, behind-the-scenes images of the usually clean-cut star in ‘messed-up’ mode are already doing the rounds of teenage fan sites, such as [...]

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Tags: Addiction · Drugs · Heroes · Media · sex

Would You Spot An Ecstasy Tablet In Your Teenager’s Bag?

March 26th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Quiz: MDMA (Ecstasy)

I’ve been told there is no greater nightmare for parents than discovering that your teenager is using drugs. One of the most common of the party drugs, accessible to teenagers, is ecstasy.
Would you know an ecstasy tablet if you stumbled across it in your teen’s room, bag, pocket?
Knowledge is power. Take this quick [...]

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Tags: Drugs