The Dangers of Drugs

By: Luke Miles

Marijuana

Marijuana is a stimulant. Marijuana comes from the a plant called cannabis. Marijuana is illegal in Texas and the majority of the United States. According to the NIDA's monitoring the future study in 2012 6.5% of 8th graders have used marijuana.

Cocaine

cocaine is a stimulant. Cocaine comes from the leaves of the coca plant. Cocaine is illegal. 25 million people in the u.s. have used cocaine at least once.

Heroin

heroin is a depressant. herion is processed from morphine. heroin is illegal, but morphine is not. 26% of heroin consumers are europeans while the u.s. is only 6%

Rohypnol

rohypnol is a depressant. rohypnol is was made in a chem lab. rohypnol is illegal.