Minnesota Addiction Hot[Dish]

The Minnesota Addiction Hot[Dish] is an informational blog meant to provide teens and families with information on addiction, recovery & current drug trends. Why name our blog the “Hot[Dish]”?  See here.

We hope our blog provides possible solutions to problems that teenagers and families face when dealing with addiction. Any supporting information or comments are welcome.

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What are the Physical and Psychological Signs of Alcohol
Alcohol is one of the drugs most abused by teens, as well as by adults. The widespread availability of alcohol
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Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms of Drug Abuse
Drug abuse among teens including alcohol abuse is common, and you should not automatically assume it can never happen in
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5 Reasons Why Teens Try Alcohol and Drugs
Teen drug and alcohol addiction can happen in any family, as many reasons can cause your teen to make a
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Minnesota Parents: Should You Drug Test Your Kid?
Perhaps you have wondered whether you should give your teen a drug test because of their behavior, or something you
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Understanding Methadone Addiction in Your Teen
While you may be familiar with other teen drug problems, you might be less clear on what exactly teen methadone
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Blog Content: Double Length: Minnesota Parents: Intervention Options When You Have A Teen Abusing
Minnesota Parents: Intervention Options When You Have A Teen Abusing Drugs
An intervention is a potentially pivotal point in dealing with the problem of teen drug abuse. When successful, it is
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Why & How You Should Lock Up or Properly Dispose Expired Medicine
Unused or expired medications are dangerous both for very young children who may take them thinking they are candy or
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Minnesota Parents: My Teen Is Using Drugs – Now What?
Drug abuse can be life-threatening, especially if it progresses to hard drugs like heroin and opioid use, and can be
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Minnesota Parents: Announcing National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week
You may have heard about National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® through a friend or family member, or perhaps seen
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Teen Holiday Parties: A Parent's Guide
Teen Holiday Parties: A Parent’s Guide
The period from Halloween to the New Year is peak party time. As adults, you are probably invited to several
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