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Drug Use Hurts Families

Article from NIDA for Teens

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From the article:

"A person who uses drugs can run into all kinds of problems at work, school, and home. But did you know that drug use—and its consequences—can also hurt the person’s family? That doesn’t mean that the person using drugs wants to hurt the family. It just means that the disease of addiction can lead to real-world problems that, sooner or later, affect family members’ lives in a very disruptive way."

This article discusses how drug misuse has a ripple effect on a family.

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