CBC: Teen parents struggle with housing discrimination and isolation, study finds

  Teen parents have the same goals for their children as older parents, but face additional barriers in terms of stigma, researchers say. (Jeremie86HUN/Shutterstock) Stereotypes about

CTV News: Modest alcohol consumption can still pose risks for teens, study suggests

A survey from a team of Ontario researchers suggests even modest amounts of alcohol consumption during someone’s high school years can lead to more problematic

Co-use of alcohol, tobacco, and licit and illicit controlled substances among pregnant and non-pregnant women in the United States: Findings from 2006-2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) data

Author:  Danya M. Qato,Chengchen Zhang,Aakash Bipin Gandhi,Linda Simoni-Wastila,Victoria H. Coleman-Cowger Publication:  Drug and Alcohol Dependence Publisher:  Elsevier Date:  Available online 10 November 2019 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.107729 Highlights • Alcohol, cannabis, tobacco,

Babies Suffer Under Punitive Policies for Maternal Drug Use (USA)

by Elizabeth Hlavinka, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Policies that punish pregnant women for disclosing substance use disorder (SUD) can have negative consequences for infants, according to a

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