3. Lack of Information is Worse

If your teen thinks all drugs are the same he may think trying heroin is the same type of thing. Teens live in risk. Alcohol is much more dangerous to your teens. The most important lesson could be β€œif you try anything, be safe and don’t drive”. Just like with sex education, knowledge is power and ignorance will backfire. States where the main or only message to students is abstinence see higher rates of teenage pregnancy and venereal diseases.