Drugs are substances that bring about changes in the functioning of cells in the human body. There are various kinds of drugs, such as opium, heroin, cocaine, hashish, bhang, etc. Some drugs act as a stimulant and some act as depressants. Due to this, functions of heart, lungs, liver, intestines, kidneys, eyes and other body organs are debilitated.
Drug abuse is a serious problem. It is both an individual and a social problem. It is usually found in teenagers. Many school students are habituated to the drug. Some sportsmen also take drugs. Drug trafficking has become a prosperous international trade. The drug is mostly taken for pleasure. Some teenagers take drugs due to peer pressure and curiosity. Some people become hopeless about their failure and start taking drugs. Some people are confronted with life due to failure and so they begin using drugs. But traffickers are the greatest culprit. In order to make money, they trap the young people.
Causes of Drug abuse:
Effects of Drugs:
Any unnatural chemical substance used for abnormal effects in the body is termed as drugs.
The effects of drug in the nation are:
Similarly, there are various effects of drug abuse in the society, too. Some of them are mentioned below:
Youths are mostly affected by drug addiction.
The following measures should be taken to control drug trafficking:
Any substance which affect body and mind is called ______.
Doctors use drugs to ______.
improve their performances.
Those people who take drugs habitually are called ______.
Taking drugs as intoxicants is called ______.
none of the options are correct
intake of cigarette