How to Spot Drug Abuse


Does anyone at your school use drugs or alcohol? Chances are the answer is yes, according to a government survey. In addition to the immediate damage a person suffers, there’s more bad news: Studies have shown that the earlier a person is introduced to drugs or alcohol, the more likely they are to develop long-term substance abuse problems.

If you suspect a friend or a loved one is struggling with drug abuse, there’s something you can do. Step up to help, before the problem gets worse. Experts agree that early intervention can prevent greater problems down the road.

Take our quiz for tips on how to spot drug or alcohol abuse.


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