Their stories bring an up-close view of how alcohol bears a destructive influence on young lives. 48 Hours reports.
A Drunk At Age 12: Correspondent Susan Spencer profiles Shandra O'Connell, who seems like an ordinary teen. But this nondrinking alcoholic attends a special school, Sobriety High, where all the students are recovering substance abusers.
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Campus Craze: Binge Drinking: Correspondent Erin Moriarty gives an update from Michigan State University, where heavy drinking has had deadly consequences.
Target Audience? Correspondent Bill Lagattuta reports on Peter DeBenedittis, a man on a mission. A recovering alcoholic, DeBenedittis visits New Mexico schools, educating teen-agers about the effects of alcohol advertising.
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