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Providing alcohol for underage youth: what messages should we be sending parents?
TLDR
Findings on the direct ways parental provision can influence a child's alcohol consumption and related problems in an effort to provide parents with science-based guidance are synthesized.
Using Web searches to track interest in synthetic cannabinoids (a/k/a 'herbal incense').
TLDR
A content analysis of Internet websites related to an emerging designer drug, synthetic cannabinoids, finds many tools found within Google free services hold promise in providing a technique to identify emerging drug markets.
Social Support and Social conStraintS modEratE thE rElation BEtWEEn community violEncE ExpoSurE and dEprESSivE SymptomS in an urBan adolEScEnt SamplE
This longitudinal study examined whether the perceived availability of adult social support and low levels of adult social constraints in talking about violence could potentially mitigate the
Life unites us: A novel approach to addressing opioid use disorder stigma
TLDR
The positive process metrics from the first 6 months suggest that this model may be an important addition to research on approaches to reduce OUD stigma, and fills a gap in the need for evidence-based digital interventions to address OUD-related stigma.
The Life Unites Us Campaign: A Novel Approach to Addressing Stigma against Opioid Use Disorder
This study reviews the creation and implementation of the Life Unites Us campaign, a collective impact campaign to reduce OUD stigma in Pennsylvania.
Peer Victimization Exposure and Subsequent Substance Use in Early Adolescence: The Role of Sleep Problems.
TLDR
An indirect effect of peer victimization on substance use through sleep problems was revealed and was larger for females than for males, and effects did not differ across school socioeconomic level.
The Life Unites Us Campaign: A Novel Approach to Addressing Stigma against Opioid Use Disorder.pdf
This study reviews the creation and implementation of the Life Unites Us campaign, a collective impact campaign to reduce OUD stigma in Pennsylvania.
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