D.A.R.E

Things you need to know about Drugs

Alcohol

Alcohol and drugs can kill you, or cause dramatic effects on your health . These substances are different in a few ways. Alcohol is a liquid and is harmful to people's bodies and if there parents drink they can get to it very easy to get ,but Drugs are very different. They are either a pill form or powder. Drugs are illegal. To get them in your body you have to inject them with a needle or swallow them. Those are the ways Drugs and alcohol can hurt your body.

Just Say No

If someone offers you drugs DON’T say yes say NO!!!If you think that doing drugs makes you cool ,it doesn't so just say no.It can make you very sick. Drugs are illegal,and if you buy,sell,or use them you can go to jail.So just say NO to drugs.Drugs are externally bad for your body they can cause heart ,liver , and gum disease and stroke. Long term Drug abuse can lead to extreme health effects.



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How Drugs Hurt Your Body

Drugs hurt your body in so many ways. These are some ways. People just straight up do drugs and hurt their body or kill themselves.People can use good drugs and can overdose them people can smoke drugs and that leads to lung cancer and some times people inject drugs into their bloodstream and can lead to a blood clot .those are a few of the ways that drugs can hurt your body.that is why you should stay away from drugs,Alcohol,,tobacco,and cigarettes. so your body is nice and healthy when you grow into an adult .


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Glossery


  • Cancer = the disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in a part of the body.: "he's got cancer" "smoking is the major cause of lung cancer".

  • Alcohol = a colorless volatile flammable liquid that is the intoxicating constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks, and is also used as an industrial solvent and as fuel..

  • Drugs = a medicine or other substance which has a physiological effect when ingested or otherwise introduced into the body.: "a new drug aimed at sufferers from Parkinson's disease".

  • Meth = the drug methamphetamine short for methadone..

  • Inject = drive or force (a liquid, especially a drug or vaccine) into a person or animal's body with a syringe or similar device.: "the doctor injected a painkilling drug".

  • Gum Disease = A serious gum infection that damages gums and can destroy the jawbone.

  • Lung Disease = A group of lung diseases that block airflow and make it difficult to breathe.

  • Heart Disease = Heart conditions that include diseased vessels, structural problems, and blood clots.

  • Liver Disease = Any condition that damages the liver and prevents it from functioning well.

  • Stroke = Damage to the brain from interruption of its blood supply.