All you need to know about the risks and health effects of smoking and how to give up

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How young people in Oxfordshire can get support if there are problems with drugs or substance misuse, their own or somebody else's

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Illegal Highs

New drug-like substances are sometimes known as ‘legal highs.' But they are illegal and have serious health risks. People who buy and sell 'legal highs' are breaking the law.

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Alcohol & safer drinking

Every year, young people drink less alcohol. But for some, drinking heavily and getting drunk is still a risk

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Stop smoking

Information on how to get help if you, or someone you care for is smoking

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Cannabis is illegal in the UK and evidence shows it may be particularly risky for young people

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e-cigarettes and vaping

Vaping is an alternative to smoking. There are still risks to health. The safest thing is not to smoke at all.