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Why the Impact of Drugs is Worse, and More Damaging, For Teens Than Adults

June 6th, 2016

It’s pretty well-known that teenagers are impulsive, emotional rather than logical, and tend to act without thinking of the long-term consequences of their actions. And when it comes to taking drugs, those long-term consequences can be dire. Why? Teenage brains are still developing. Teenagers are not just less-experienced adults; they are undergoing a particular developmental […]

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