More than 2/3 of teens have consumed alcohol by the end of high school.
Nearly half of young people who inject heroin start by abusing prescription drugs.
Teens who use e-cigarettes are more likely to use traditional tobacco products.
Find out how alcohol affects the teenage brain with this interactive infographic.
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder affects an estimated 40,000 children each year.
A study of more than 100 video games finds 42 percent feature characters smoking cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars and other products, or make references to those products.
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