Every Secondary School In Ireland Is To Teach Senior Cycle Students About The Dangers Of Alcohol And Drugs

A new evidence-based programme called "Know The Score" is being introduced

Teachers will highlight the risks associated with substance use among teenagers.

It'll focus on the impact it can have on a young person's developing brain, mental health, and bodies. 

Health Minister Simon Harris says it'll stop the drinks industry trying to influence our teenagers in schools:

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