OKOCHIL CANDY: Teenage alcoholism has become a worrying trend

Teens are influenced by a wide variety of sources ranging from parents to guardians

In Summary

•Young people try alcohol from persuasion by their friends or what they see other people of their age groups do.

•Social media also contributes to making teenagers alcoholics.

Increased alcohol and substance use among teenagers has become a matter of national and global concern.

Alcohol so far in recent years has become a widely used drug by young people...

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