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Presentation drugs

  1. 1. Drug Abuse<br />
  2. 2. What is Drug ?<br />Any substance, other than food, used in the prevention, diagnosis, all aviation or treatment of a disease is called a drug. <br />
  3. 3. Meaning of Addiction<br />Addiction is the habitual, psychological and physiological dependence on a substance or practice. Which is beyond voluntary control.<br />
  4. 4. Classification of Drugs<br />Type of Drug          Examples                        Effect<br />
  5. 5. How drug addiction Begins ?<br />1. Curiosity <br />2. Friend’s pressure <br />3. Frustration and Depression <br />4. Desire for More Work <br />5. Looking for a Different World <br />6. Relief from Pain <br />7. Family History <br />8. Excitement and Adventure <br />
  6. 6. Tobacco<br />It is a native of South Africa, where the Red Indian first started smoking. Now the tobacco plant has spread the world over. It has large, quote to lanceloate leaves and terminal clusters of tubular, white or pink flowers.<br />
  7. 7. Effect of Nicotine <br />Stimulates conduction of nerve impulses.<br />(ii) Relaxes the muscles.<br />(iii) Releases adrenaline, increasing hear beat rate and pressure.<br />(iv) Increased blood pressure due to smoking <br /> chances the risk of heart diseases.<br />(v) Retards foetal growth in expecting mothers <br />(vi) Causes tobacco addiction.High concentration of nicotine paralyses nerve cells.<br />
  8. 8. Effect of <br />consuming <br />Alcohal<br />
  9. 9. Why People Take to Drinking <br />Social pressure<br />(ii) desire for excitement <br />(iii) feeling of independence <br />(iv) Liking of taste <br />(v) desire to escape from such realities of life as disappointments and failures <br />(vi) desire to offset the hardships and monotony of daily life.<br />
  10. 10. Basic objective of our presentation was to make all of you aware about the ill- effects of drugs .<br />

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