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 It is a fact that teens’ brains are still developing and are more easily harmed by drugs and alcohol than adult brains; therefore, it is important to keep children from using drugs or alcohol, especially before the age of 18.

The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, ATTITUDE TRACKING STUDY, Released: May 2, 2012

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