Teens’ Twitter use has grown significantly: One in four (24%) online teens uses Twitter, up from 16% 2011. Fully 95% of those ages 12-17 use the internet.
The teen years are often a time to explore and learn more about themselves as they approach adulthood. Often, this involves experimenting and testing their boundaries.
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Smartphone adoption among teens has increased substantially and mobile access to the internet is pervasive. One in four teens are â€œcell-mostlyâ€ internet
Some people smoke marijuana in hand-rolled cigarettes called joints. Many use glass pipes, water pipes called bongs, or marijuana cigars called blunts (often made by slicing open cigars and replacing some or all of the tobacco with marijuana).
Why do teens use drugs, alcohol and smoke tobacco? Teenagers take drugs because they want to change something about their lives. Research shows that people take drugs mainly for the reasons below:
More than 60 percent of teens said that drugs were sold, used, or kept at their college.
The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Tweens and Teens is a large-scale study that explores people’s use of the full range of media.
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