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Georgia Student Health Survey Results
https://www.gadoe.org/schoolsafetyclimate/GSHS-II/Pages/GSHS-Results.aspx

Youth Risk Behavior National Survey Results
https://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/yrbs/index.htm

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) Underage Drinking
https://www.samhsa.gov/underage-drinking

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA)
samhsa.gov

 Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
cdc.gov

 Surgeon General
hhs.gov/surgeongeneral/index.html

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
drugabuse.gov

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
https://www.nih.gov/

 Stop Bullying
stopbullying.gov

Vaping Info

The U.S. Surgeon general declares vaping an epidemic among youth!             Since 2014, vaping and e-cigarette devices are the most commonly used tobacco products among young people. According to the CDC, in 2018, approximately 3.6 million young people used an...

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What is marijuana?

What is marijuana? Marijuana refers to the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds from the Cannabis sativa or Cannabis Indica plant. The plant contains the mind-altering chemical THC and other similar compounds.Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug in the...

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The Definition of Alcoholism

When in relationship with an alcoholic, whether it’s a working relationship, romantic, or a family member, you will notice changes in them. Behaviors of alcoholics include how much they drink as well as their drinking patterns. This can range from binge drinking,...

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How Many People Drink Alcohol?

How Many People Drink Alcohol? Alcohol consumption is more common than use of tobacco or any illicit drug, including marijuana. About a quarter of Americans try alcohol before age 18, and more than three-quarters of adults try alcohol by age 25. Current alcohol use is...

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Shatter the Myths

The percentage of underage drinkers has actually decreased by one third over the last 10 years. However, there is still work to be done! Research shows that young people’s brains keep developing well into their 20s. Alcohol can alter this development, potentially...

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Marijuana Misperceptions

As more states are legalizing the recreational and medicinal use of marijuana, there are a lot of misperceptions and misinformation floating around. The problem is that the U.S Food and Drug administration has not recognized or approved marijuana or CBD. Due to the...

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