CNN: Stress is a key factor driving some teens to drugs and alcohol, CDC study warns
A new study by the CDC finds that stress is a key factor in teen alcohol and drug use. Mental health issues are prevalent among teens, with only a fraction receiving therapy or medication. According to the study, supporting and improving mental health could have a direct impact on preventing substance use among teens in the US.
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