Brains B4 Break

February 14, 2013 0

On Wednesday, March 20th at 7pm Dr. Aaron White – Program Director of Underage and College Drinking Prevention Research at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, is presenting the latest research on the relationship between alcohol and the developing brain. The program is most appropriate for 8th -12th grade students and any community member, parent, youth worker, elected official, etc. Please join us in the Auditorium at Barrington High School to arm yourself […]

Marijuana Facts

January 4, 2013 0

Marijuana and other illicit drugs are addictive and unsafe especially for use by young people.  As officials with the National Institute on Drug Abuse state, drug addiction is a progressive disease and the earlier one starts, the more likely are the chances of developing a substance use disorder. Marijuana contains chemicals that can change how the brain works. And the science, though still evolving in terms of long-term consequences of marijuana use, is clear: marijuana […]

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