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The Scoop On Smoking from ACSH: what every teen should know about tobacco


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Among teenagers, smoking is strongly linked to other types of substance abuse. Smokers' greater drug use may reflect both their willingness to try risky things and the fact that teenage smokers are more likely than nonsmokers to spend time with people who have access to illegal drugs.


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