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CIGARETTES ARE BAD

Have you ever wondered what’s in a cigarette and how they hurt you? well cigarettes contain nicotine which is a powerful substance. There is a big problem with how many people are smoking. Every day more and more people smoke. But luckily there's a solution. It’s not going to fix everything, but it will help with some stuff. All you have to do is explain why smoking is so bad for you,Or you can put up signs that say smoking is bad for you.

ALCOHOL AFFECTS TEENS ALCOHOL AFFECTS TEENS

There are 75,000 alcohol related deaths in the U.S each year. Alcohol weakens the heart muscles,and slows down the amount of blood that goes into the heart and comes out of it. It also slows down your brain and body. Alcohol affects teens more than it affects adults. That’s because teens bodies have not fully grown yet. Luckily most teens don't drink,and that's a really good thing, but some do. I’m going to tell you right now don't think its cool to drink. IT’S NOT, IT WILL ONLY HURT YOU.

Say no to drinking.

DRUGS ARE BOUGHT EVERY DAY

Drugs are bought every day in the U.S,here's why. More and more people are just throwing their body away because they think it’s cool to do drugs. The cause is what's in the drug. Some drugs are good and they help you with colds and sores. But some are bad,and the effect is even worse. Some effects are brain damage which will cost money. Another is lung failure which will also cost a lot of money. One bad drug is methamphetamine which is a very addicting drug. Do not do drugs that are not prescribed or are over the counter medicines but make sure you know what's in the over the counter medicines. Now do you have any questions?


QUIZ

1.How many people die from alcohol each year


2.The name of an addicting substance



3. What’s nicotine


4.How does alcohol hurt you


5.what’s the number one killer in Missouri

Glossary

An addictive behavior is a behavior which is both rewarding and reinforcing. It may involve any activity, substance, object, or behavior that becomes the major focus of a person's life resulting in a physical, mental, and/or social withdrawal from their normal day to day obligations.


Mixing Different Types of Alcohol Increases Your Risk of Getting Sick.


ny effect of a drug, chemical, or other medicine that is in addition to its intended effect, especially an effect that is harmful or unpleasant. 2. any accompanying or …


Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are medicines sold directly to a consumer without a prescription, from a healthcare professional, as compared to prescription drugs, which may be sold only to consumers possessing a valid prescription.


is part of the genus nicotine and of the (nightshade) …

Tobacco is a product prepared from the leaves of the tobacco plant by curing them. The plant.


Nicotine is one of more than 4,000 chemicals found in the smoke from tobacco products; it is the primary component that acts on the brain. ... Cigarette smoking results in nicotine reaching the brain within just 10 seconds of inhalation. ... Cigarette smoking produces a rapid distribution.


An addictive behavior is a behavior which is both rewarding and reinforcing. It may involve any activity, substance, object, or behavior that becomes the major focus of a person's life resulting in a physical, mental, and/or social withdrawal from their normal day to day obligations.


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