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WHY SHOULD WE AVOID DANGEROUS DRUGS Illegal – Prohibited by law (RA 9165) Health – Damages our brain and body 2 1 Psycho-social – Destroys one’s behavior and causes one to commit crime 3 Spiritual – Against the will of God 4
Produces anxiety, tension, irritability, irrational behavior, talkativeness, and loss of self- control.
Results in loss of appetite and inability to sleep.
Can lead to acute psychotic reactions, violent and destructive behavior and recklessness that may result in accidents.
Includes chest pain, irregularity of heart beat, elevated or lowered blood pressure, evidence of weight loss, convulsion and death from cardiac arrest.
Prolonged use or even a single exposure, especially if administrated intravenously, can lead to manifestations of a full blown “psychosis” which is similar to schizophrenia characterized by the presence of paranoid delusions, auditory and visual hallucinations. The paranoia may lead to violent and aggressive behavior.
June 2001 3 years, 5 months later THERESA BAXTER www.yahoo.com/facesofmeth FACES OF METH
AUGUST 1996 4 YEARS LATER PERRY BENNETT www.yahoo.com/facesofmeth FACES OF METH
JENNIFER LUNDGREN JULY 2003 17 MONTHS LATER www.yahoo.com/facesofmeth FACES OF METH
JOSEPH HARRIS DECEMBER 1999 3 MONTHS LATER www.yahoo.com/facesofmeth FACES OF METH
Whitney Elizabeth Houston Born August 9 , 1963 , she is an American pop and R&B singer , actress , film producer , record producer , songwriter , and former fashion model . Her crossover success opened doors for other African Americans , particularly women, to be equally successful in pop music and showbiz. She has frequently been referred to as "The Voice". www.yahoo.com/cnn-news
www.yahoo.com/cnn-news On September 12, 2002 at Malibu, California, the 61 year old actor was arrested for being under the influence of drugs after his Mercedes-Benz car was seen swerving on a highway near his home. The movie star pleaded no contest to driving under the influence of drugs (DUI).
Nick Nolte 1991 - Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Actor, The Prince of Tides 1991 - Golden Globe: Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama), The Prince of Tides 1992 - Chosen as People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive 1998 - New York Film Critics Circle - Best Actor, Affliction 1998 - National Society of Film Critics - Best Actor, Affliction www.yahoo.com/cnn-news
She was booked on felony charges of possession of cocaine and transportation of narcotic - in addition to misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence (DUI) and driving with a suspended license. www.yahoo.com/cnn-news
Born on July 2 , 1986 , she is an American actress and pop music singer . Lohan started in show business as a child fashion model for magazine advertisements and television commercials. Lindsay Lohan
Born September 21 , 1981 , she is an American socialite , actress , television personality , author , model , and singer . The daughter of Lionel Richie , she is known for her role in the reality show The Simple Life and her turbulent personal life. www.yahoo.com/cnn-news
Bloodshot Eye/blurred vision/Rapid Eye Movement (REM)
Dry mouth and throat
Forgetfulness/inability to think
Altered sense of time/ disorientation
Impaired reflexes coordination and concentration
Acute panic anxiety reaction
“ Food-trip” & sleepiness (MJ)
Severe irritation of the nasal passages that leads to frequent nose bleeding
Renal damages, heart disease and strokes
Gateway drug that may lead to poly-drug use.
The 21 year old actress was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol , possession of marijuana and a controlled substance, and driving without a valid license on December 27, 2007
Born on January 24 , 1986 , she is an award-winning actress . Perhaps best known for her role as Marissa Cooper in the American television series The O.C. .
Was nabbed in Oklahoma for possession of marijuana and two controlled dangerous substances (Xanax and sleeping pills ) for which he did not have a prescription. The bleary-eyed actor, 24, posed for the below Oklahoma County Sheriffs Office mug shot following a traffic stop of his buddy’s car in September 2004.
SLEEPING PILLS BENZODIAZEPINES – commonly known as tranquilizers and sleeping pills . They are classified as short, medium and long acting. This relates to the length of the drug action in the body. Length of action can also be influenced by the health of a person’s liver, age and weight. A.K.A. Valium, Ativan, Nubain, etc.
Heath Ledger Hollywood Actor www.yahoo.com/cnn-news
died from an overdose of sleeping pills www.yahoo.com/cnn-news
Tobacco means the curved leaves of the tobacco plant “nicotiana tobacu” which contains a very potent ingredient called nicotine.
Substance left behind on the filter by the tobacco smoke, known to be strong associated with cancer and aggravates bronchial and other respiratory diseases Important active ingredients which is a very addictive and toxic (poisonous) substance. Gaseous product of incomplete combustion it is also known as a poisonous emission from the exhaust of motor vehicles, which in effect decreases the amount of oxygen in the blood
Alcohol is a powerful drug. Alcoholic drinks contain the drug “ethanol” (ethyl alcohol). It is a toxic and poisonous drug. It poisons the body if taken in large quantities simply or in combination with other drugs.
Alcohol damages all the major organs of the body. Alcohol is a depressant drug, not a stimulant as erroneously believed. Pure alcohol is colorless and tasteless. Alcoholic drinks vary in color and taste because of the ingredients used to flavor them.
Wearing sunglasses constantly at inappropriate times (for instance, indoors or at night) or only to hide dilated or constricted pupils but also to compensate for the eyes’ inability to adjust to sunlight. Marijuana causes bloodshot eyes.
Poor physical appearance, including inattention to dress and personal hygiene
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