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Youth Risk Behavior Survey

October 2nd, 2013 | by Burlington Partnership

This survey is administered to over 36,000 students in grades 6-12 across Vermont every two years. Participation by schools and individual


Underage Drinking

October 2nd, 2013 | by Burlington Partnership

Tragic health, social and economic problems result from the use of alcohol by youth. Underage drinking is a causal factor


Marijuana Use

October 2nd, 2013 | by Burlington Partnership

Compared to other states, Vermont has the highest prevalence of past 30 day marijuana use among 18-25 year-olds and among


Prescription Drug Misuse/Abuse

October 2nd, 2013 | by Burlington Partnership

There is a great deal of information available to communities, parents, educators and individuals to help understand and address prescription


Tobacco Use

October 2nd, 2013 | by Burlington Partnership

Tobacco use is the number one preventable cause of death in the US, but hundreds of Vermonters still die each


Risk Factors

October 2nd, 2013 | by Burlington Partnership

Risk factors are things that make an individual’s drug use more likely. There are a number of things that can



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