Dangerous Behavior for Kids

August 2009
Pharmaceutical Representative;Aug2009, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p8
The article discusses the implication of the adolescents' misconceptions about death. It highlights the research commissioned by University of Minnesota which found out that teenagers who believed that they will die before reaching the age of 35 do not hesitate to use drugs, think of suicide, arrests and even contracting with HIV. It also notes that minority teenagers are more likely to believe about early death compared with the white Americans.


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