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From CheckYourself.com – My XTreme Life

April 13, 2011 8:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In the Section of the CheckYourself.com website, real teens share their stories, talking candidly about their drug and alcohol use and how they’ve ultimately gained awareness and made changes in their lives.

What a Rush! Everyone told me that I should try it – that I would love it and it would give me such a rush. I was scared, but I am curious by nature – and a serious risk-taker — and I knew I would probably love it once I got my feet wet. So I did it: I swam with sharks! (I bet you thought I was going to say drugs, huh?!)

Read more of Tauny’s story on CheckYourself.com