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Clean, sober teen fits in by being the “DD”

Dear Straight Talk: I’m writing regarding your recent coverage of teen partying. I’m a 17-year-old guy and I go to parties almost every weekend. It is expected and appropriate to drink…

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Life expands when drug use stops

Dear Straight Talk: It’s true what you keep saying about drugs posing as the real thing and I experienced the deception first-hand. The drug I was addicted to was marijuana. I took my first…

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Get closer to daughter experimenting with pot

Dear Straight Talk: Regarding the mother who told the other mother that her daughter was smoking pot, well, something like this just happened to me, where another parent informed me of my daughter’s…

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Who said she said daughter is smoking pot?

Dear Straight Talk: A friend of my daughter’s told her mother about a certain group of kids who were smoking pot. This mother then told me. I happen to know one of the kids involved, “Brittney”,…

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In the field of life, marijuana no small potato

Dear Straight Talk: I’m a junior in high school and I’ve been smoking pot since I was a freshman. I don’t see why this is an illegal drug. I think alcohol is much more insidious.…

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When it comes to drugs, teach by example

Dear Straight Talk: I’m a 47-year-old father in a wonderful marriage with three children, ages 7, 9, and 10. I’m wondering how I can instill in them a drug-free lifestyle when I, myself,…

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Drugs give their own personality to users

Dear Straight Talk: A few of my friends are very heavily into smoking pot and it’s getting worse. No matter how much I talk to them and warn them of all the harm they’re creating they…

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Teacher getting too much “information” from students

Dear Straight Talk: I am a high school teacher. I recently graduated from college and just finished my first year of teaching. In addition to being young, I look young for my age and it seems the…

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Don’t pretend friend’s pot use “okay”

Dear Straight Talk: I’m 16 and my friend, also 16, smokes pot. I don’t know what to do about it. She’s been my best friend since third grade. Do I tell her parents and then lose…

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