Teen drug and alcohol abuse essay?

I have to do a problem/solution essay for school and I've decided it's going to be on teen drug & alcohol abuse- And I need help. I can't figure out three solutions to the problem. Any ideas?

Asked By: Brooke - 4/11/2008
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I was a drug addict for 24 years, since I was 15. Looking back I see now that I had a lack of knowledge in life skills & a lack of support.Try targeting education, prevention is better than cure. Comulsory lessons in early teenage years before abuse is likely to begin, say at 12 years old. Included in the education... More
Answered By: Lisa P - 4/11/2008
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Answered By: Lola N - 4/11/2008
-Drug/Alcohol abuse education programs. -More readily available drug treatment programs -Re-evaluation of laws and restrictions regarding purchasing/carrying of drugs and alcohols for or by minors. Just a few off the top of my head. Hope they help!
Answered By: Professortemple - 4/11/2008
That is a very complex hard topic. I suggest rethinking your choice. In health promotion there is never a quick fix to a problem such as this... More
Answered By: podgymagoo - 4/11/2008
I think that it is easier to prevent then to cure... More
Answered By: candace - 4/12/2008
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