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Unit 3 DrugsChapter 12 Sec 1 & 2Drug abuse is the _____intentional_______________ improper or unsafe use of a drug.___Dangers_____________ to using illegaldrugs:-Dangerous and _______permanet_____________ effects on the body.-You can become ___addicted_________________-Illegal drugs are __major_____________ factors in suicide, accidents, and crime.-Drugs that involve needles can lead to __HIV_____________.-Can lead to an ____overdose_______________.-Loss of ability to make __resposible_________________ decisions.Why do people start using illegal drugs?-Desire to __experiment_____________-Desire to ____escape__________ boredom and depression-______Enjoyment______________ of risk-taking behaviors-Belief that drugs ____solve__________ personal, social, or medical problems-_________Peer____________Pressure____________________-Glamorization of drugs in _____media__________Whatever the reason to start, the physical, mental, social, and legal _____consequences______________ of illegal drugs make it notworth the risk.Given natural stresses of being teenager combined with peer pressure and the desire to fit in puts teens in greaterrisk of ________abusing__________ illegal drugs.The most _____common____________ reasons teens give for trying illegal drugs:-

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