Short term effects:
Long term effects:
Addiction related issues:
Local- Although people usually do not become addicted to mushrooms and there are no withdrawal symptoms, people become dependent on them to feel good or cope with life. 3.5 grams of mushrooms cost about 15 dollars and extensive use can leave you broke and homeless. Mushrooms aren't a serious issue in Mississauga.
National-Causes a divide between those who are in favor of using drugs and those who are opposed.
Global- A higher percentage of crime is associated with drug users.
Consequences of Addiction
Ways to get Help
- Realizing the mistakes you've made in the past
- Admitting that you are "powerless" in controlling your addiction
- Helping other fellow drug addicts
- Making amends for mistakes you've made in the past