Unformatted text preview: because they are to busy and happy doing these other important things. The challenge we face in preventing teen drug use is that the supposed “benefits” of using a certain drug are known sooner and spread faster than the actual risks. The “benefits” of using drugs are the euphoric high, the energy, the “numbness,” having the feeling that there are no problems in your life or in the world and that is the beginning of the end. It is imperative we educate our children daily, even if we are perceived as a pesky parent, we will know that we did everything we could to keep our children astray from using drugs; and also be there for our children whenever they need us no matter how big or small the problem may seem....
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- Spring '10
- teenage drug abuse, curricular activities. Drug