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Parent, Sibling Military Deployment Raises Drug Abuse Risk in Teens

Study results showed that youth whose parents or siblings were deployed were at 14 percent higher risk of abusing drugs than other people. Researchers found that military deployment of parents or siblings increased both recent and lifetime use of drugs, but not smoking.

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http://www.medicaldaily.com/articles/13960/20130120/parent-sibling-military-deployment-raises-drug-abuse.htm