Skip main navigation

Did you know that…

Tot slot enkele feiten over het gebruik van middelen.
© Van geralt via pixabay
  • It is a lot cooler to follow your own lead, rather than your friends’?
  • Blowing a joint is damaging to your lungs, even more so than ‘regular’ smoking?
  • Using laughing gas can be very dangerous? The consequences can range from a mere headache to fainting or even permanent brain damage due to oxygen shortage.
  • It is a good thing when your parents are strict about your alcohol use? By laying down rules, parents can postpone youngsters from starting to drink alcohol.
  • Your brains are still developing up to your 25th year. Using drugs can have a negative influence on that.
© University Medical Center Groningen
This article is from the free online

Young People and Mental Health

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Reach your personal and professional goals

Unlock access to hundreds of expert online courses and degrees from top universities and educators to gain accredited qualifications and professional CV-building certificates.

Join over 18 million learners to launch, switch or build upon your career, all at your own pace, across a wide range of topic areas.

Start Learning now