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Chemical Abuse Prevention (CAP)

 

Webster
Chemical Abuse Prevention

 

Do you know…

333 Webster kids have gone without eating for 24 hours or more.
102 have taken diet pills, powders or liquids without a doctor's advice
120 have vomited or taken laxatives...

...to lose or keep from gaining weight.

Is your child going to these extremes to maintain or lose weight?

Don't know?   ASK!

*2015 YRBS Survey results grades 7 – 12
http://www.helpguide.org/articles/eating-disorders/helping-someone-with-an eating-disorder.htm

 


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