SAY NO 2 DRUGS AND YES 2 HUGS

HUGS NOT DRUGS

Drugs. Dangerous, violent, and abusing. Here are the poisons in cigarettes that are listed.

Acetone-Removes nail polish

Ammonia-It is a household cleaner

Arsenic-It is used in rat poison and in bullets

Butane-Gas; used in lighter fluid

Carbon Monoxide-A very poisonous gas

Cadmium-Used in batteries

Cresol-Used in making bombs

Cyanide-Deadly poison; used in making chemical weapons

DDT-A banned insecticide

Lead-Heavy metal; used to make plumbing and other pipes; Poisonous in high doses

Formaldehyde-Used to preserve dead bodies

Polonium-Radioactive; it is very deadly

Vinyl Chloride-Used in making PVC pipes; known to cause cancer



Central Nervous System



4 ways a drug can enter a body:

Orally-By mouth

Inhale-Breathing, snorting, smoking

Inject-Using a needle

Absorb-Apply to the skin





Drug Side Effects

Stimulants- It speeds up the body

Ecstasy-Tightly, closed teeth, grinding teeth, high body temperature

Marijuana-More carcinogens than cigarettes; kills brain cells; gateway drug

Methamphetamine- very addictive; severe dental (teeth) problems; high body temperature; aggressive behavior

Steroids-For men- testicles may shrink, can't have babies, breasts may develop

For women-grow facial hair and/or chest hair; voice gets deep

For everyone-a lot of acne, mood swings, paranoia, "roid rage"