Download: Where are they now? Study suggests fate of ‘cool kids’

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It may seem like the popular kids have it made.

That may be the case in their teens, but a study found things change in adulthood.

According to Business Insider citing a study published in the journal Child Development, teens who try to act older than their age in order to be more popular are more likely to have drug and alcohol problems by the time they’re in their early 20s.

They may also engage in serious criminal behavior.

The study followed 184 students from age 13 to 23.