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Interesting Facts and Statistics:
Studies in animals have shown that Ecstasy caused adverse cognitive effects from pre and neonatal exposure to the drug.
Ecstasy use has been known to cause liver damage, excessive wear of teeth, and hallucinations.
OxyContin is a Schedule 11 controlled drug used in the treatment of severe pain disorders.
Sudden heroin withdrawal by heavily dependent users who are in poor health can be fatal.
In 2006, 14.5 percent of teens aged 12 to 17 who received mental health treatment or counseling in the past year were dependent on or abused illegal drugs or alcohol in the past year, higher than the 6.3 percent who did not receive treatment or counseling.
From 2002 to 2006, the rate of current use of marijuana among young adults aged 18 to 25 declined from 17.3 to 16.3 percent. Past month nonmedical use of prescription-type drugs among young adults increased from 5.4 percent in 2002 to 6.4 percent in 2006. This was primarily due to an increase in the rate of pain reliever use, which was 4.1 percent in 2002 and 4.9 percent in 2006. However, nonmedical use of tranquilizers also increased over the 5-year period (from 1.6 to 2.0 percent).