Legalizing marijuana is giving an idea to the youth and adults that it is fine and safe to do it when it is not. We know that Teens will do more of Marijuana which will not allow them to focus in school, it will be an addiction to many which can cause serious health problems in the near future, and it increases the rate of impaired driving. Why put ourselves at risk and hurt our loved
I found that electronic cigarettes contains more chemicals than the normal cigarettes. I also found that these chemicals cause lung damage. Some other chemicals in the flavors in EC can be turned to addiction which is the same as the normal cigarettes which doesn’t make it any better. The EC started to affect people 's life and my friend was one of them. What happen encouraged me to start my research again and see what does EC contains to harm people 's
Since alcohol is the most used drug among adolescents, underage drinking is a problem that is becoming more common in the upcoming generation. As a result of underage drinking, many adolescents find themselves becoming addicted, or abusing alcohol and drugs. Underage drinking, drug abuse, and addiction are serious problems that can be avoided if people take the proper procedures to educate adolescents about the dangers and effects that may occur because of it. Adolescents should be education about the physical health problems that may transpire as a result of alcohol. They should have basic knowledge of what alcohol is, and what its effects are.
Because of the smoke produced from the combustion of tobacco are not perfect. Cigarette smoke contains a number of dangerous substances such as benzene, nicotine, nitrosamines, Amen, aromatic, naphthalene, ammonia, carbon monoxide benzapirin, cyanide oxidant and others. These particles will be deposited in the respiratory tract and it is very harmful to the body. Deposits of cigarette smoke are also easily attached to objects in the room and could last until more than 3 years and keeping dangerous (http://dokita.co/blog/bahaya-merokok-bagi-kesehatan accessed on 25 April 2015). Passive smokers are more dangerous than active smokers.
Everyday stereotypes give many people that mindset that marijuana is harmful and will affect your life negatively, but the reality of the situation is exactly the opposite. Marijuana, also known as cannabis, is a drug grown from the cannabis plant that affects the body and mind in many ways. The main active compounds, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol), have many beneficial effects. Public stereotypes and negative, uneducated outlooks have given this drug a bad name throughout time. However, many people have started to overlooked these misconceptions and many states have legalized it for medicinal use.
It would be too predictable if it was just alcohol, drugs and cigarettes. We can be addicted to so much more than that, we can be addicted to people. Most things start out as just a normal part of our lives and at some point become obsessive and out of control. It is just as hard to walk away from another person as it is to drop the needle. The letting go part of a relationship, is the hardest part.
Smoking can be very addictive but there are many ways to help stop that I’ll get to soon. Nicotine is the addictive ingrediant that makes people addicted to the thought of continue smoking but there is also 40 other chemicals that are known for causing dangerous health issues. If you were to look up cigarette ingrediants you can see that there are many of chemicals that are very toxic for the body that people digest as they light one. They are slowly killing themselves inside out. Cancer, lung diease, and diabetes are some of the health issues that lead to death, amputees, etc.
It was bad because “taxes not only raise revenue but they can regulate too.” For instance, if a government raised taxes on tobacco products, it will show the governments distastes towards tobacco and make less people buy it. If the companies were to say anything and try to fight the tax the government could say it was to raise revenue because so many people use tobacco products. This shows how important it really is
Throughout the United States, many high school athletes are abusing illicit drugs. The problem with teenagers today is increasing across the nation. Due to this, various schools have begun to require their athletes to perform random, mandatory tests. Drug testing athletes have been proven to fail in multiple situations, because of lack of funds. Not only has there been unsuccessful outcomes, drug testing has also been beneficial to students.
You’ve probably heard this a million times before, but I’m going to tell you again. Drugs are bad. Not only do they make people like me pester you to stop, but they have some serious physical effects that you may not be fully aware of. Here are the basics of some of the more common drugs. Heroin is an extremely destructive opioid, which interferes with the brain’s receptors and can lead to seizures and hallucinations.
More than often there is in alcohol related accidents. It is becoming heavily abused as each minute passes by. More and more people are getting addicted to alcohol and are running their lives. Sure, it does give them a buzz and a good feeling for a while, but once one gets addicted it can totally ruin their life. Marijuana is also a very harmful drug.
The marketing of smoking has played a significant role in branding and targeting young people to smoke, because when you make them an addict at a young age, you have them for a lifetime. Recently, there has been an increase in anti-smoking advertisements aired on television and the internet that try to combat cigarette smoking. The interaction of these social and genetic factors can increase the likelihood of addiction and give reason to why people become addicted to substances, such as nicotine. Addiction is a multifaceted disease and one aspect in particular can be attributed to
It causes safety issues, can get in the hands of minors, and leads to other dangerous drugs. People think that marijuana cures and relaxes cancer patients. True, it has some benefits, but there are numerous other medications and treatments that relax patients and compromise the risk of cancer. Marijuana is a big safety risk, it causes the multitude of car accidents and other crimes. It also can affect minors who use it, causing them lower life satisfaction and later in life, psychosis.
On the streets, the pricing of the Flakka drug is on par with crack. Users take it to create a state of euphoria with an energy boost. For all intents and purposes, it acts as a typical stimulant. Unfortunately, there are some rather scary side effects. The Side Effects Because of its bad side effects, the Flakka drug has become rather notorious.
AB-8/ SB 151 seeks to decrease tobacco addiction in California by severely limiting youth access to tobacco products by increasing the age of sale for tobacco products to 21. Adolescent brains are more prone to tobacco addiction and by the age of 21, if a person is a non-smoker, they are less likely to become a smoker. This bill is an extension to current legislature, the STAKE Act, which prohibits sale of tobacco products to persons under age of 18 years old. There have been proven negative health effects due to smoking and have contributed to the increase in health care costs due to smoking-related-illnesses. Economic Impact of Healthcare System The economic impact on the healthcare system is possible loss of tax revenues on tobacco