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5 Things Parents Should Know About Drug and Alcohol Use During Adolescence

May 1, 2024


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Presented by Michigan Medicine

Among those who experiment with drugs and alcohol, their first contact with a substance is most likely to occur when they are an adolescent. However, parents’ understanding of how and why teens discover and interact with substances remains clouded in uncertainty. In this article from Michigan Medicine, Meghan Martz, Ph.D., clears up some common misconceptions about adolescent drug and alcohol use.

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