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Authors Raymond P. Daugherty and Carl Leukefeld argue for changing the youth-based, `zero tolerance' method of substance abuse prevention that has been dominant within the box over the earlier 20 years. Their dynamic substitute is the life-style probability aid version, which revises ordinary prevention innovations to make them correct in the course of the entire existence span. good points of this progressive new paradigm comprise 5 rules of way of life hazard aid (LRR), 5 stipulations of powerful LRR, and the LLR formulation.

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