Owen shows up at a party and notices two groups of people. There is a group of people smoking and a group of people talking and having fun
Owen is very nervous and decides to stay away fro the people smoking and drinking. He thinks about going over to the people laughing and having fun.
An upperclassmen comes up to him and asks him if he smokes.Owen says no and then the Upperclassmen talks about how its really bad for you. He then offers Owen a handful of pills and says that these are better. Owen asks what they are and he says that they are xanax. He said that they help you relax and make you feel good.
The average person with a xanax addiction will take about 20-30 pills every day.
The number of annual hospital admissions directly related to Xanax use is 60,000
33% of long term Xanax users report they experience an increase in their depression like symptoms.
Owen takes a second to think about it but politely declines. He decides to go and talk to the people having fun while staying sober and clean
He ended up having a great night while staying sober and not doing drugs. He was happy with his decision