And remember, it's not just illicit drugs that are abused now -- prescription drugs and even cough medicines and household products are also in the mix.If you find empty cough medicine packaging in your child’s trash or backpack, if bottles of medicine go missing from your cabinet, or if you find unfamiliar pills, pipes, rolling papers, or matches, your child could be abusing drugs.
That's being an authoritative parent, an approach that "helps children develop the skills they need to govern themselves in appropriate ways," Lerner says.
Rather than trusting their instincts, many parents turn to outside experts for advice on how to raise teens.
“Parents can tie themselves into knots trying to follow the advice they read in books,” says Robert Evans, Ed D, author of Family Matters: How Schools Can Cope with the Crisis in Child Rearing.
Lo’s first fragrance, the fruity floral Glow, was a classic.
But now, several iterations and hundreds of celebrity-branded, focus-group-approved perfumes later, star-studded scents have been watered down. Instead, use nature to smell great, by eating the 6 foods that will make you smell like a million bucks.