Drug And Substance Use In Adolescents

Substance use in adolescents ranging from experimental use to serious substance use disorders (overview of substance-related disorders). The consequences range from mild to life threatening, depending on the substance, the circumstances and the frequency of administration. However, the occasional use may expose young people at increased risk serious damage, including overdose, car accidents, violent behavior and the consequences of sexual contact (z. B. pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections). (Overview of substance-related…

September 3, 2018