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Alcohol and Tobacco Smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol are behaviors that often begin in adolescence. Although tobacco companies are prohibited from advertising, promoting, or marketing their products to youth, the companies still target this population. – Marketing “candy” cigarettes – Ads using hip-hop music Alcohol and tobacco are gateway drugs.
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Alcohol Use Alcohol use is quite common in the United States. Many people who drink alcohol drink responsibly. Responsible drinkers do not allow their drinking behavior to: • Threaten their physical or psychological health • Interfere with their relationships or interactions with others • Threaten the health or well-being of others
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