myths-facts

MYTHS FACTS
You can stop using drugs anytime. Withdrawal symptoms, peer pressure and easy availability of drugs make it difficult that help and support services are available.
You can get addicted to drugs only if you use it for a long time. Drugs can cause the brain to send the wrong signals to the body. This can make a person stop breathing, have a heart attack or go into a coma. This can happen the first time the drug is used.
  Teenagers are too young to get addicted. Addiction can happen at any age. Even unborn children can get addicted because of their mother’s drug use.
One can try drugs just once and then stop. Almost all drug addicts start by trying just once.
Most of the addicts get their first drug from paddler or a pusher. Most of the addicts get their first drug from a friend or an associate in the form of a favor.
Drugs increase creativity. Drug users lose clarity of perception, thinking and coherence in action