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Negative consequences of teen drug abuse might include: Drug dependence. Teens who misuse drugs are at increased risk of serious drug use later in life. Poor judgment. Teenage drug use is associated with poor judgment in social and personal interactions. Sexual activity. Drug use is associated with high-risk sexual activity, unsafe sex and. NIDA's mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health. NIDA is . # - drug use, substance abuse, addiction and people concept - close.. Similar Images. Add to Likebox # - Unhappy sad alcoholic manic man tied to whiskey. Alcoholism addict.. Vector. Similar Images. Add to Likebox # - Depressed man mixing alcohol and pills. Similar Images. Remember, drugs change the brain—and this can lead to addiction and other serious problems. So, preventing early use of drugs or alcohol may go a long way in reducing these risks. Risk of drug use increases greatly during times of transition. For an adult, a divorce or loss of a job may increase the risk of drug .
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