Parents Face Rise in Teen Use of Designer, Prescription Drugs
Darcy Jensen of Prairie View Prevention Services in Sioux Falls says many young people are abusing various drugs including bath salts, synthetic marijuana and prescription drugs.
As a parent, Darcy says you should be aware of the signs/symptoms of the drugs.
Synthetic marijuana can result in severe anxiety and/or panic attacks as well as hallucinations. Bath salts can bring about permanent physical injuries, mental impairment or death.
Darcy Jensen says parents should talk to their children about the risks associated with using designer drugs.