A recent poll revealed ? percent of U.S. teens had drunk alcohol.

* 47% said they had consumed 12 or more drinks in the last several months which led to drug use.

* 81% said they had the opportunity to use illicit substances.

* 42% had actually tried drugs.


 
30% of teen pregnancies end in abortion


 

Age 11 is the average age for a child to be exposed to porn.

 
8 out of 10 boys and 6 out of 10 girls viewed Internet porn by the age of 18.


 

1/3 to 1/2 of US adolescents have engaged in some type of self-injury:

* Cutting and burning are the most common types of non-suicidal self-injury.

* 70% of teens engaging in self-injury have made at least one suicide attempt.

* 55% had made multiple suicide attempts.


 

64% of children who were bullied did not report it.

* Only 36% reported the bullying.

<p?* 90 % of teens who report being cyber-bullied were also bullied offline.



 

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