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Study: Hispanic teens more drug prone

June 5, 2008 7:49:50 AM PDT
A disturbing study about Hispanic teens found they are more likely to use drugs and attempt suicide than their black and Caucasian counterparts.The report from the Centers for Disease Control also found Hispanics are more likely to drink alcohol on school property and occasionally skip school because they fear for their safety.

Experts do not have an explanation for why Hispanic behavior trends differed.

The survey was based on a questionnaire sent to 14,000 high school students.

 

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