Antidepressants can be habit-forming and even lead to addictions. Every prescription medication comes with side effects and risks.
Depression comes in many different shapes and sizes. Over time, depression can lead to physical and mental health complications, like heart disease and dementia.
Ambien is prescribed to around 20 million people in the US annually.
While it seems to be an effective sleep-aid for most people, there’s a darker side to the drug that many aren’t aware of.
Teen drug use and overdoses have been on a steady rise since 1999. Although drug use among teens is trending downward, some figures suggest teen drug overdoses rose 19% between 2014 and 2015.
The threat of drug use is no joke, especially when it comes to teenagers and young adults. The biggest threat remains opioids, though other drugs like methamphetamine are increasingly popular.