the counter. Drugs are all around us in this world. Drug abuse usually start with a harmless try of weed in high school. Some students just keep going after that first try and go ontio heavyer drugs and abuse perscribtion drugs and alcohol as well. It’s a sad things that something so harmless, wed of course, can make a person go down a dark road that is hard to get off on. Peer pressure is a big factor, because friends try to have you be “cool” or “part of the gang” and push you to do thigs. There are many individuals that have congoured peer pressure but most individuals give in. Drugs are substitiute for those that want to escape the world and not be themselves. Drugs can be powerful and harm the life of the individual. In our society it is easy to spot someone that might be on drugs. Now if we can imagine back in the day, like the 70s era, we all knew that cannabis was around and everyone was smoking. In todays society weed is medical and is appropriate for consumetion in moderation of course. Heavy drugs like heroin and cocaine is noticeable in individuals faces and the way they act. Having a drug problem can affect the individual in the workplace with family member or even in school. This social problem can make people go insainly crazy. Some individuals take it to the extreme were they end up stealing or selling thir bodys for their bnext fix just to get high. Some people have lost jobs, family members and even broken relationships just to keep the drugs in their life.
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