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ADDICTIONS

Many people get addicted to drugs and alcohol ext- They become dependent on it the important thing is to get help before it ruins your life. There are so many different types of addictions such as meth, crack, cocaine, heroin, marijuana, and alcohol. These addictions are just an example of the extreme life changing substances. There are less serious addictions such as cigarettes, and chew, then there are not so big of a deal but, big enough that you should seek help. These are just some of the types of addictions. Right now I want to talk about the major addictions. Meth is a highly addictive drug there motto is “not even once”. Meth is a synthetic stimulant that affects the central nervous system. If meth gets a hold of you it will not leave you alone tell you get your next fix. According to www.methproject.org meth has a huge effect on your body especially the brain. Meth also known as methamphetamine can cause significant changes to the cranium. Some are immediate and some happen over time. Depending on how bad the addiction is. It causes depression, learning difficulties, obsessive movement, and memory loss. Meth is so highly addictive that doing it once will set up the cycle of dependency. This is where the users need the drug in order to be all right. (www.methproject.com) Users continue to depend on meth because, of the effects of coming down. When coming down you can’t find anything to make you happy. Thus the reason users will go to any lengths to get more. Meth is known to be the most addictive street drug around remember not even once. If ever you have an addiction to any kind of narcotic there is help for people with addictions. It is called narcotics anonymous it is an organization to help users become clean and stay clean. The life of an addict is crazy and scary. A woman eighteen years old from Idaho was addicted to meth. She was a single…...

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