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Teen use of any illicit drug other than marijuana at new low, same true for alcohol | ScienceDaily

Teen use of any illicit drug other than marijuana at new low, same true for alcohol | ScienceDaily

Teenagers’ use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco declined significantly in 2016 at rates that are at their lowest since the 1990s, a new national study showed.

But University of Michigan researchers cautioned that while these developments are “trending in the right direction,” marijuana use still remains high for 12th-graders.

The results derive from the annual Monitoring the Future study, now in its 42nd year. About 45,000 students in some 380 public and private secondary schools have been surveyed each year in this national study…

Source: Teen use of any illicit drug other than marijuana at new low, same true for alcohol — ScienceDaily