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Just One Opinion
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Today in 2017 so many people are dying of overdoses. It is kind of sickening. I do not understand why this takes place. I feel like it's a new ''trend'' for a lack of a better discription. It isn't even a good, or cool... (more »)
Brooklyn Schools Must Have Meetings for Teens...
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Many teens with alcoholic parents struggle each and every time they see their parents act different when they're drunk. This affects them mentally and emotionally. It also makes them feel lonely and devastated. Their parents drink... (more »)
Anti-Vaccine History
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First Encounter When I was 4 or 5, I received the first vaccine that I remember. As we walked into the office, the doctor warmly smiled and comforted me in a nice, calm voice, “it’ll be fine.” I had never seen any of... (more »)
Drugs and Alcohol
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How they affect the body What illegal drug is the biggest concern in our community? Why? JR: “In my opinion, heroin is the drug with the biggest concern  in our community. This is because it is easy to overdose, causing... (more »)
Teens These Days
By , Atascadero, CA
Teens These Days Teens, they are young adults just beginning their long search through life. Along the way, they may come to find something that interest them. It can be sports, hobbies and some even find comfort in drugs and alcohol. Some do... (more »)
Marijuana Is Bad
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Since the 2016 debate, one of the choices in MA for voting were to legalize marijuana. Lots of people said yes, well I am still in the middle. What I mean is that in my opinion, it was a bad decision, even though it helps for some sicknesses.... (more »)
Marijuana Legalization Is a Problem
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In the United States, 2012, 4.3 million people suffered from marijuana dependence or abuse. Imagine being an amazing child, having good grades, being a good athlete. But, one day your friends ask you to smoke, you know you’re not supposed... (more »)
Weed Legalization?
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Nearly 20 years of research have shown that weed can be beneficial in reducing pain and other symptoms associated with a variety of illnesses, including cancer and multiple sclerosis. Patient accounts of the relief they’ve experienced... (more »)
Legalize Weed
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Weed is a lot less dangerous than you think. Here’s why, According to scientist they have studied and found that over many many years not one person has ever died of smoking weed. They also found that when they are high, they are not... (more »)
Open Letter to Pharmaceutical Companies
By , Hoffman Estates, IL
Dear Pharmaceutical companies and their distributors, I find it hard to believe that you have the slightest idea of what goes into those orange and white pill bottles. I find it easy to believe that the more prescriptions you fill the higher... (more »)
Should Marijuana Be Legal?
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Legalizing Marijuana has been a very controversial topic for many years. It is the most frequently used illegal drug in the U.S. Nearly 69 million Americans over the age of 12 have admitted to trying marijuana at least once. The Center on... (more »)
Lower the Drinking Age
By , Oshkosh, WI
Personally, I think the drinking age should be lowered to 18 instead of 21. Having the drinking age at 21 doesn’t make sense to me because at 18 you can particularly do whatever you want as long as it doesn’t go against law. At 18,... (more »)
Smoking and Drinking Age Laws in the United States
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 Alcohol and smoking have killed countless people and will still keep killing, unless we the people do something about it. The legal age allowed for someone to start smoking is 18 and the age allowed to drink alcohol is 21. Most people... (more »)
Halting the Human Wildfire
By , Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Society. When it comes to mind, one might think of school, businesses, work, people, etc., generally order and peace. Serene as it is, threats exists to those within society: some widespread, some dangerous, some containing both. Although there... (more »)
Would Legalizing Marijuana be Beneficial or...
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In recent news, there has been much debate on whether marijuana should be legalised or illegalised for medical or recreational use. In states such as Colorado and California, marijuana is already legalised for both uses, while in other states... (more »)
Minimum Legal Drinking Age
By , Miramar, FL
A controversial topic prominent in the United States is the minimum legal drinking age at 21 required in all 50 states. For a few years in the 1920's, alcohol was entirely outlawed. After being repealed, the opinion on what the MLDA... (more »)
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