|A nationwide report estimates that 40% of underage drinkers received free alcohol from adults over 21.|
Did You Know ...
-- Alcohol is used by more young people in the United States than tobacco or illicit drugs.
-- Excessive alcohol consumption is associated with approximately 75,000 deaths per year.
-- Underage alcohol and other drug use has been linked to unintentional injuries, physical fights, academic and occupational problems, and illegal behavior.
-- Long-term alcohol misuse is associated with liver disease, cancer, cardiovascular disease, and neurological damage as well as psychiatric problems such as depression, anxiety, and antisocial personality disorder.