Drugs are dangerous. The usage of Drugs in Young People is very alarming. On Average 1,400 teens die each year from using illegal Drugs. This also includes some Prescription Drug overdoses.
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An estimated 1,400 teens die from drugs annually. Many teens pick up the addiction to drugs in high school maybe at parties or friend's house and the consequences are fatal. You can find more information here: www.nida.nih.gov