Drug overdose is now the 2nd leading cause of accidental death for Orange County teens.
No one says they want to be a drug addict or an alcoholic when they grow up.
One choice to use a drug can be all it takes to overdose or become addicted. Below are links to videos made here in Orange County about kids just like you. None of these kids thought they would become addicted, but they did. None of these kids thought they would die, but they did.
This page is meant to scare you because substance abuse is scary. Every addict will tell you drugs were fun until they weren’t fun anymore and then it was too late to stop. That is why you should never start. Never make that one choice to use drugs.