Drug Free is the Way to Be!
Michaela, Kailee, and Roxana
Television programs and movies contain appreciable amounts of substance use. The result is that young people receive mixed messages about substance use, and the media contribute significantly to the risk that young people will engage in substance use.
More teens die from prescription drugs than heroin and cocaine combined.
Drugs cause your lungs and heart to malfunction or fail.
⅓ of teenagers get their pot from people who have prescriptions for it in states that have medical marijuana laws.
- 20% of 12th graders have admitted to binge drinking in 2014 and 40% say they have done it in the past month.