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Under Construction: Alcohol and the Teenage Brain

This video from Turning Point states, “Adolescence is a key period of growth and development, with the brain also changing enormously during this period. Recent research suggests that these maturational changes make the adolescent brain more vulnerable to the damaging effects of alcohol, with areas associated with memory and learning particularly affected.”

This 4 minute video shows the impact of alcohol and the teenage brain.

 

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