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How drugs can affect your life

Allen, William A.

How drugs can affect your life

the effects of drugs on safety and well-being : with special emphasis on prevention of drug use

by Allen, William A.

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Substance abuse.,
  • Substance abuse -- Prevention.,
  • Alcohol, Ethyl -- adverse effects.,
  • Drugs -- adverse effects.,
  • Smoking -- prevention & control.,
  • Substance Abuse -- prevention & control.,
  • Substance Dependence -- prevention & control.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-267) and index.

    Statementby William A. Allen, Nicholas L. Piccone, and Christopher D"Amanda.
    ContributionsPiccone, Nicholas L., D"Amanda, Christopher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC564 .A46 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2026031M
    ISBN 100398057621
    LC Control Number91000841
    OCLC/WorldCa24288012

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    The effects of drug and alcohol addiction can be both short-term and long-term. Peaceful, loving homes can be divided by the strain caused by drug and alcohol abuse. Conflict becomes normal as family members fight to engage in a son or daughter who abuses heroin, for example. Trust begins to erode. Relatives may become more guarded if a. How Your Loved One's Addiction Affects You. Watching a loved one deal with an addiction can make you feel helpless. But there are ways to lend a hand: The first step is learning all you can about.


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Addiction to a drug can negatively affect a person’s quality of life in several ways. First of all, there is the chemical side. All drugs have some kind of negative effect on the body’s chemistry.

Next, there is the social aspect. Drug use tends to damage a person’s social connections and network. Finally, there is. Impact of drugs. Drug use can impact on your life in many other ways. Illicit drug use can also lead to problems with the law. A person convicted of a drug offence will receive a criminal record and this can lead to difficulties in getting a job, credit or visas for overseas travel.

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When you use drugs. There are many areas in your life that have been (or could be) affected by alcohol, tobacco, drug use, or gambling. It can be helpful to look closely at these areas to see what the consequences have been. This can hel p you focus on the areas you really want to change and build the motivation to do it.

Drugs affect the mind by reactivating incidents from a person’s past, below his conscious awareness. This can distort the drug user’s perception of what is happening around him. As a result, the person’s actions may appear very odd or irrational. Regardless of how one begins abusing drugs or alcohol, the choices made early in life can limit opportunities in the future.

Drug and alcohol abuse negatively affects the lives of individuals abusing substances. It also negatively impacts the lives of those around them.

Education. Studies link drug and alcohol use to poor academic performance. The book Your Drugs & Sex is a must read. It is a handy source of information with fascinating and informative facts vital for any adult who is taking drugs.

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Being caught for drug possession and drug distribution can lead you to face criminal charges, which can have life-altering ramifications.

In most cases, the police arrest a person when they find illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia possessed firsthand by him. In other cases, drugs may be. Ive done just about everything. Toke, drink, tripped a ton, got hooked on opiates and messed with a lot of coke and ketamine and plenty of other stuff.

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Help is out there Reach out to a dedicated treatment specialist and learn how you can create the life you want. Some people don’t have the guts to say no.

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Family members with drug problems might not be alert enough to protect.