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  • Teens’ Gloomy Outlook Predicts Bleak Future

    Medpage Today - 08/01/2012

    ‘Live fast, die young’ may be more than a rebellious slogan — it may be a prediction.

    In a longitudinal study, teens who expected to die young were more likely to indulge in risky behavior, including substance abuse and attempting suicide, according to Quynh Nguyen, PhD, of Northeastern University in Boston, and colleagues at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.