3 out of 5 college aged students (18 to 22 years old) reported current alcohol use. Excessive drinking is the most prominent issue among college students and an increase in the misuse of medications - prescription and over-the-counter-, alcohol, and recreational drugs is seen among the population. Media such as television and music paint substance abuse as "seemingly harmless fun", ignoring the consequences the reckless use of these substances have.
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