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Why Adolescent Substance Use is So Dangerous

While we may not have realized it 20 years ago, adolescent substance use is associated with serious health consequences.

According to recent research, teens who choose to use illegal substances may face the following consequences:

Bullett Effects on Brain Development
Bullett Alcohol and Drug-Related Teen Deaths
Bullett Increased Risk for Sexual Violence,
Sexually-Transmitted Diseases and
Unintended Pregnancy
Bullett Increased Risk of Alcholism and Drug Addiction

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