Why Teens shouldn't use drugs

By: Valerie Pina, Jacquelin Macias

Negative Consequences

Alcohol

  1. Alcohol is often used in parties for fun.
  2. Teens are influenced by peers to consume alcohol.
  • Can cause liver damage
  • Slurred speech
  • Risky sexual behavior

Cigarettes

  1. Non-smokers often don't want to be around tobacco smoke.
  2. Smokers may be isolated at or left out of social gatherings.
  • A pack-a-day habit can cost a smoker over $2,000 a year.
  • Tooth decay
  • Decreased sense of taste and smell.