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CDC Finds 1 in 5 High School Students Abuse Prescription Drugs

Thursday, June 3, 2010 18:14 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra RN, BSN, MPA
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A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that one in five U.S. high school students have taken a prescription drug that they didn’t get from their doctor.
According to the 2009 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) that was released today from the […]

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