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What causes kids to develop substance use disorders?
Substance use disorders in adolescence are caused by multiple factors, including the following:
Signs and symptoms
Certain symptoms and behaviors are red flags for drug use. But keep in mind they may also indicate other problems, such as depression or in some cases a combination or problems.
Remember that your child’s doctor has the knowledge and experience to help you find out if your child has a drug or alcohol problem and how to help your child.
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