Generation Rx – Teen and Student Abuse of Ritalin, Adderall and OxyContin

Teens are using prescription drugs as recreational drugs.  They have easy access to these drugs and consider them safer than street drugs.

Adam Hall died at 18 years old from an overdose of a prescripton muscle relaxant. His mother, Stacy Hall, and Steve Pasierb of the Partnership for a Drug-Free America talk to NBC’s Katie Couric.  Read the rest of this entry »