Cyberbullying 101–What is Cyberbullying?

What is Cyberbullying? Cyberbullying is a term applied to a wide range of hurtful behavior that occurs through the use of digital technologies. Cyberbullying may happen anywhere online and involve social networking profiles, video and image sharing websites, blogs, e-mails, and instant messaging, or can occur through cell phone texting. (Parents.com’s article, Cyberbullying 101:  What […]

Powdered Alcohol

Attention!! Have you ever heard of “Powdered Alcohol?”  Arizona-based company Lipsmark LLC will start marketing its product “Palcohol” this month (www.palcohol.com). For more information about powdered alcohol: Search “booze2go“ Reuters article announcing the invention of this form of powdered alcohol in the Netherlands: http://www.reuters.com/article/2007/06/06/us-dutch-drink-odd-idUSPAR64994620070606. “Palcohol” video: http://youtu.be/LYP085QJvtk Some sobering information on powdered alcohol, including images of the approved […]

How Does Marijuana Affect Your Brain, Body, and Behavior?

If you’d like to skip over Major General Arthur Dean’s introductory remarks, jump to the 2:07 mark to hear Dr. Volkow’s talk. This is an informative presentation given at the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America’s (CADCA) 2014 Forum by NIDA Director Dr. Nora Volkow on marijuana’s effect on the brain, body & behavior.