Find out here how certain drugs can affect you now and for the rest of your life
Cannabis –can affect attention, memory, and learning. It can increase paranoia
Cocaine – when young people use cocaine, it changes the shape of the cells in their brains for life. This can affect behaviors and development
Heroin -weight loss, a runny nose, infections, and skin picking are all side effects of using heroin
Ecstasy – can cause depression, paranoia, severe anxiety, and sleep problems
All these drugs can affect a young person’s mental health, physical health, and lead to dangerous behavior and at risk of legal interventions.