What Are ‘Nangs’ And How Are Teens Using Them To Get High?

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What Are ‘Nangs’ And How Are Teens Using Them To Get High?

Have you ever seen small silver canisters discarded on the street, and wondered why someone was consuming so much whipped cream at night? Well, they're actually nitrous oxide, and teens are using them as a cheap and easy way to feel high. So how worried should parents be?

Plus, Ginni and Jo have some advice for a parent who is sick of their daughter's backchat.


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Hosts: Dr Ginni Mansberg & Jo Lamble

Find a copy of The New Teen Age here: https://www.booktopia.com.au/the-new-teen-age-ginni-mansberg/book/9781922351258.html 

Producer: Emmeline Peterson

Audio Production: Thom Lion

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