Its Not Unusual

… to have fun without drinking.   7 out 10 high-schoolers don’t currently drink.  And only 2 out of 10 drink 5 or more drinks in a row when they drink.   Data is from the The CDC’s national Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) monitors priority health risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death, disability, and social problems among youth and adults in the United States. The national YRBS is conducted every two years during the spring semester and provides data representative of 9th through 12th grade students in public and private schools throughout the United States. More details at http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/yrbs/index.htm.]]>

Its Not Unusual

Data is from the The CDC’s national Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) monitors priority health risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death, disability, and social problems among youth and adults in the United States. The national YRBS is conducted every two years during the spring semester and provides data representative of 9th through 12th grade students in public and private schools throughout the United States. More details at http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/yrbs/index.htm.]]>

Its Not Unusual

… to “Just Say No” to marijuana. 8 out of 10 usual high-schoolers agree.  In fact, more than 6 out of 10 say they’ve never even tried it. More than 9 out of 10 said they’ve never used cocaine, hallucinogenics, inhalants, ecstasy or meth.   *Data is from the The CDC’s national Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) monitors priority health risk behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death, disability, and social problems among youth and adults in the United States. The national YRBS is conducted every two years during the spring semester and provides data representative of 9th through 12th grade students in public and private schools throughout the United States. More details at http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/yrbs/index.htm.  ]]>

Advice Intro

Do you know anybody who likes to take it? thumbs-down-stroke-icon_GJ-ESLI__L Welcome to Good Advice / Bad Advice.  This is the place to share advice you’ve been given and then comment on other’s advice and maybe together we can figure out what’s helpful.  For now send your comments and ratings (Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down) to jason@quarkyapp.com.  Eventually, you’ll be able to comment and click within the app.  Thanks for sharing.  Its Not Unusual for us to throw in some random statistics every once-in-a-while, so fee free to share those too.]]>

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