Prescription Stimulant Misuse and Prevention Among Youth and Young Adults

The misuse of prescription pain relievers, tranquilizers, sedatives, and stimulants among youth and young adults aged 12 to 25 is a major public health issue in the United States.

Click here to read this report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

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