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Young adults appear to be the group showing the greatest increase in drug use

[Medical News Today] Young adults appear to be the group showing the greatest increase in drug use according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). In addition, according to the new study, the increase has largely been driven by more marijuana use and there are the numbers to prove it. In fact, in 2010 some 17.4 million Americans were using marijuana, compared with 14.4 million in 2007, the researchers found. This is an increase in the rate of marijuana use from 5.8% in 2007 to 6.9% in 2010. Peter J…

Original Article: Young Adults See Biggest Rise In Drug Use; Marijuana Still Gateway

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