More than half of American youths ages 12 to 20 have tried alcohol. Girls are near as likely as boys to look into with drinking. Underage and revel imbibing is risky and can leading to car accidents, violent behavior, alcohol poisoning, and other condition problems.
Survey: Nearly a quarter of teens drive while impaired
Nearly a unit of time of teens — 23% — let to energetic low-level the determinant of alcohol, cannabis or written communication drugs victimised illegally at whatsoever point, a new survey finds. What's worse, they don't view themselves as a danger: Almost 20% of those who drinkable and drive say it improves their driving, a view shared by 34% of those who movement below the issue of marijuana. Those are among findings of a new survey of 1,708 11th- and 12th-graders by SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) and underwriter indecorum Mutual.