Why more young people are using drugs

Haywood, Richette L.
September 1996
Jet;9/9/96, Vol. 90 Issue 17, p14
Questions why the experimentation with drugs by young people is on the rise. Findings of the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse by the US Department of Health and Human Services; Drugs as means of coping; Reflection of pop culture's glamorization of drug use; Perception that marijuana is not a serious health risk.


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