psychology http://ripr.org en Prescription Drug Abuse On The Rise On College Campuses Across The Country http://ripr.org/post/prescription-drug-abuse-rise-college-campuses-across-country <p>College students have long been known to experiment with drinking when they’re blowing off steam, and even use illegal drugs like marijuana.</p><p></p><p>But a growing number of college students are now turning to prescription drugs to get ahead academically.</p><p>The drugs, like Adderall, are used legally to treat conditions like Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, and they’re increasingly common on college campuses around the country.</p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 14:01:20 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 25678 at http://ripr.org Prescription Drug Abuse On The Rise On College Campuses Across The Country