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Attitudes Toward Drug Use Among High School Seniors

(10/15/2013)

Attitudes Toward Drug Use Among High School Seniors
Medical News Today
October 10, 2013

High school seniors who frown upon the use of drugs are most likely to be female, nonsmokers or hold strong religious beliefs, according to a study by Joseph Palamar of New York University. Palamar examines how teenagers' attitudes toward marijuana influenced their thoughts on the further use of other illicit drugs. The study was conducted as marijuana use continues to be on the upswing in the United States, along with more lenient legislation and diminishing public disapproval toward its use.

View the full article here: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/267203.php


Keywords: attitudes, drug, use, high, school, seniors



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