Drugs . 7 th and 8 th grade health. Stimulants. Definition: drugs that speed up your nervous system Examples: caffeine, nicotine, amphetamines, speed, crack, cocaine. Effects of Stimulant Use. Heart beats faster than normal High blood pressure Very active Nervousness Trembling
7th and 8th grade health
Long term effects: damage to brain cells, liver, kidneys, organs, heart rhythm, hearing, vision, muscles
I am very concerned about my friend Sue. She told me that she smoked weed with her older brother. First of all, what is weed? Is it legal? What are the effects? What should I do if she tries to ask me to try it with her? I am very upset and confused. Please tell me everything I need to know.