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The Real Reasons Teens Use Drugs

There is no single reason why teens use alcohol or other drugs, and it doesn’t always look like what you might expect. Teens can be getting good grades, have plenty of friends, and still be using substances.
 
This tip sheet helps parents understand potential reasons for teenage drug use. The more you know about what’s going on with your teens, the more likely it is that you'll be able to help keep them on track.
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