Gurleen Sohi October 3, 2018
Adverse Impacts of Harmful Drugs
Drugs have many impacts on the human body. All drugs have different effects on your body. Some may have a worse effect than the other. Long term use of drugs can develop a drug addiction. Drug abuse is a common problem mostly among teenagers and adults. Some people may use drugs to help with stress or sometimes to fit in with others due to peer pressure.
Drugs can change your life in horrible ways. They can cause family issues, financial issues, relationship problems, and sometimes even loneliness. Drugs speed up messaging to and from the brain, making a person feel more alert, hyperactive, and confident. Lots of people try to stop using drugs and it doesn’t always go as they hoped. They may experience stress, anxiety, or mood swings. Doctors prescribe medication to help overcome these symptoms.
Most teenagers using drugs only use it to fit in with others. Forty- five percent of teenagers agree with the statement “The music that teens listen to makes marijuana seem cool.” Teenagers turn to drug use because they see it as a shortcut to happiness. Sometimes they are also influenced by family members or friends. Forty-one percent of teens, mistakenly believe that it’s safer to abuse a...