Drinking Before The Age Limit Could Lead To…
Teens who start drinking before 15 years old are five times more likely to develop alcohol dependence or abuse later in life than those who begin drinking at or after the legal age of 21. Additionally, young people who drink are more likely to be the victims of violent crime, to be involved in alcohol-related traffic accidents and to have depression and anxiety, in addition to becoming addicted to alcohol.
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