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December 14, 2016

Ecstasy use trending down among U.S. teens

Most drug use is trending downwards for U.S. teens, including use of Ecstasy. In the latest Monitoring the Future survey, 1% of 8th graders and 3% of 12th graders reported having tried the drug in the last year. “That’s still a lot of young people using these dangerous drugs without medical supervision, but the trending is in the right direction,” said Lloyd Johnston.

Read more at the NBC News article, Fewer Teens Drink or Use Illegal Drugs Now