Katherine Hall

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Teen Drug Use Number One Health Problem: Study

Matt Helmer was the teen who begged his parents to give each homeless person $20 on the street. He was the guy who worked at the bagel shop and …

Teen Arrested on Drug Charge in the Durgin Block Garage

Bike patrol officers checking garages make a pot bust.<p>A local teen is facing a drug charge after officers allegedly catch him with marijuana.<p>Thomas …

Meet Molly, The Drug That's Finding Its Way Into Teen Music And Pop Culture

<i>This article was written by teen reporters from The Mash, a weekly publication distributed to Chicagoland high schools.</i><p><b>By Gabby Abesamis, Niles West High School</b><p>After a jam-packed summer of music festivals and parties, Molly has been busy. She made her rounds at Lollapalooza and Spring Awakening. …

Baby sham? Can trying alcohol during puberty lead to addiction?

A Daily Mail headline claimed trying alcohol during puberty ups the chance of addiction. But results are far less persuasive<p>"People who have their first taste of alcohol during puberty are more likely to become addicted," says a recent headline in the Daily Mail. But is that actually what the …

Spectre of workplace alcohol tests hang over employees

Routine alcohol testing at work could be on the way with the introduction of a fingerprint device that gives results in eight seconds. The AlcoSense device is described as "a 100% non-invasive, touch based measurement" which uses near infra-red to measure alcohol intoxication "without breath or …

I can't stand my abusive, alcoholic husband any more

<b>The dilemma</b> <i>My husband drinks way more than is good for him. He turns into a horrifically verbally abusive person once drunk, saying deeply painful things, none of which can ever be subsequently mentioned as making up is, according to him, for playgrounds.</i><p><i>He was adopted as a child and often points</i> …