Methamphetamine use is a serious statewide problem. According to the 2004 Texas School Survey of Substance Use:
- 2.5% of boys and 2.4 % of girls reported using uppers including methamphetamines
- 8% of Texas high school students tried meth at least once in their lives
- Nationally, 2.5 percent of 8th-graders, 5.2 percent of 10th-graders, and 6.2 percent of 12th-graders reported using meth
Learn about the dangers of methamphetamine use, and how families can work to combat it: Watch the Texas Meth Alert video.