Positive or Negative ?
By: Melanie Vasquez
One-fifths of teenagers say their friends pretend to take drugs to "cool". The teenagers said their friends pressured them into taking drugs in order to fit in with there peers. Negative peer pressure affects everyone but it has a bigger impact on teens than adult or children. Negative peer pressure can motivate teens to do drugs, drop out of school, or can cause an alienation from his or her family and so many more dangerous things.