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Alcohol is the most frequently used drug by American teenagers. Teens that drink are more likely to drive under the influence, have unprotected sex, and use other drugs, like marijuana, cocaine, and heroin. Symptoms of alcohol abuse in teens include lying, breaking curfew, becoming verbally or physically abusive toward others, making excuses, smelling like alcohol, having mood swings, and stealing.

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Terms related to Alcohol and Teens:

  • Alcohol Intoxication in Teens
  • Alcohol Poisoning in Teens
  • Binge Drinking and Teens
  • Drinking Problems in Teens
  • Teenage Drinking
  • Teens and Alcohol
  • Underage Drinking