Youths can be antisocial, rude and thoughtless. But they’re thinkers, and given some adult realism and support, they act responsibly. The latest stats back this up.
Fewer US teens are smoking , having sex and doing drugs these days, according to a survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
Researchers compared the results to similar questionnaires going back more than 25 years.
The CDC survey is conducted every two years to examine the lifestyle habits of teenagers across the States.