We?ve discussed drug abuse treatments and the opioid crisis a few times in the past, mostly geared towards our adult patients. However, it?s also important to recognize and discuss teenage abuse of drugs and alcohol. After all, almost 70 percent of high school seniors have tried alcohol and half will have taken an illegal drug. Identifying behaviors associated with addiction and abuse can help us resolve issues leading to negative behaviors early. With National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week coming up January 22 ? 27, we thought it?d be a good time to explore some of the most important facts and to discuss how to get treatment.