Teen marijuana use: Marijuana legalization campaigns in several states have led to a reduced perception of risk and increase in use among teens, according to the National Institutes of Health's 2013 Monitoring the Future survey.
Like hysteria before it, ADHD has been a disorder of its time. And now it’s time to leave it behind and make a commitment to helping children be their best.
08/19/2010 05:34 pm
Medical marijuana legally prescribed to young people is showing up in classrooms. This is putting teachers and principals in a new and challenging position.
01/23/2010 09:42 am
And it's not half bad. Even in a recession, Americans bow to the slobbering, shedding, fiercely loyal king of pets.
08/03/2009 01:00 am
Adults are taking stimulants like Ritalin and Adderall, normally used to treat serious medical conditions, to boost their concentration and job performance. Critics ask: Is it making Americans too dependent on their medicine cabinets?
05/15/2009 01:00 am
In what could be a sign of things to come, the minor leagues have developed a stringent drug-testing program.
02/11/2009 12:00 am
Teens can now get marijuana and prescription drugs more easily than last year. But drug usage is not up.
08/15/2008 01:00 am
Attorney Howard Jacobs, who has defended athletes from Marion Jones to US swimmer Jessica Hardy, believes the system is tilted too much toward antidoping agencies.
07/28/2008 01:00 am