Why you shouldn’t use drugs
Drug use is a growing rapidly in the United States, especially among teens and
even younger kids. whether its marijuana, cocaine, or anything else considered illegal.
The misuse of drugs can lead to negative consequences in ones life. There are many in
depth reasons for not leading a path of illegal drug abuse.
The first major reason being your physical health. Inhaling drugs like marijuana
clearly is dangerous. If done enough, it can have the same effects that smoking cigarettes
can cause. Marijuana has five times as much tar as the amount of tobacco. Injecting drugs
with needles, such as heroine, can be fatal in a shorter time. Consider that every time the
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However, even friends will leave
the addict to his own choices, and may decide to stop socializing with them. The addict,
already losing his or her family, will have lost all social friends too.
The next reason is depression. Depression can turn anyone towards drugs. Many
drugs such as pills, marijuana and cocaine offer an escape from the sadness. If the
addicted continues to use drugs, loses friends and family, he will inevitably have troubles
with depression, which will create for a sad lonely miserable life for the user.
Also one other main reason can be Mental Illness. Even worse than depression,
which people experience every day, is the fact that the chances for mental illness are
higher for the addicted person than for the non addict. It could also be said the addicts are
already acting in an insane way by choosing something like cocaine, heroine, or meth
over family and friends.
Another major reason is Money, and getting money for the drug. Where will
addicts go once they lose their job? Often, money is the major concern of addicts. Some
will take to selling drugs just to get by. Either way, the user will spend most of the money
they earn on more drugs. They are often willing to steal and borrow to continue using
drugs. This is a result in them having no money left and being willing to do many things
to get their next drug.
One other good reason is school, and