Alcohol

Emma & Megan

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Negative Statistics

-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.

Facts

-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.