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Unformatted text preview: that are used survive & fluorish Those not used will wither and die These are the cells & connections that will be hard-wired for life 2/15/2011 2 still being built during teen yrs prefrontal cortex engage in risky behavior immature prefrontal cortex particularly cruel irony of nature At time when brain is most vulnerable-it is also the time when teens most likely to experiment with alcohol/other drugs...
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- Winter '11