Emma & Megan
Wasted?.......So is Your Life!
-As they grow older, the chance that young people will use alcohol grows. Approximately 10 percent of 12-year-olds say they have used alcohol at least once.
-By age 13 that number doubles.
-By age 15, approximately 50 percent have had at least one drink.
-Alcohol is a depressant.
-Alcohol was a part in 40% of crimes in the United States.
-People who drink are more likely to smoke and use other drugs.