Smith A, Stewart D, Poon C, Saewyc E. (2010). Drug use among 16 to 18 year old BC students. (Adolescent Health Survey IV Bulletin). Vancouver, BC: McCreary Centre Society.

While the use of alcohol and marijuana is widespread among 16-18 year olds the use of  other substances is much less common. Those youth who do use these substances are often coping with negative experiences in their lives and need the support of family, schools, peers and their communities.

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