AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Cindy Ziperman, iClaire Power Murphy, HonDL, iJoe Bueno, iMatthew Miller, iLloydene Hill, iPeter Egan, iTobias Roote, i

  Home > Self-Help > Articles Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Gregory Hammonds

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Articles
· News
· Stories
· 3 Titles
· 1 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: May, 2007

Gregory Hammonds, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Symbols in Sand
by Grant Dickinson

Symbols in Sand is 686 pages of action, conspiracy and insight into the future. A junior congressman feels that the President, unable to find solutions for drought, famin..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Kelly Get Your Gun (working title)
by Cheryl Wright

The novel evolved after overwhelming acceptance of the series of short stories. A mixture of comedy, crime and romance, the larger-than-life lovestruck characters will ge..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members





   Recent articles by
Gregory Hammonds

ē How to Recognize When You Are On Your Way To An Addiction
           >> View all

26 Reasons Why You Should Avoid Drugs
By Gregory Hammonds   
Rated "G" by the Author.
Last edited: Thursday, July 05, 2007
Posted: Thursday, July 05, 2007

Share    Print   Save    Become a Fan


Drug Addiction starts out as a casual, sometimes social, activity and escalates. A look at the risk before one gets too far, from one who has lived through it.

 

1.     Drugs  are stimulants and gives its user a false sense of limitless power and energy

2.     When drugs wear off, or you come down, you become depressed, edgy and craving for more

3.     Feelings of restlessness, irritability, mood swings, sleeplessness and weight loss

4.     Emotional problems

5.     Isolation from family and friends

6.     Psychosis, paranoia, anxiety, disorders and delusions

7.     Cocaine damages the inside of the nose

8.     Inflamed nasal passage

9.     Increase risk of hepatitis and HIV

10. Severe respiratory infections

11. Heart attack, chest pain, respiratory failure

12. Strokes, abdominal pain and nausea

13. A change in behavior

14.  Keeps you broke

15. Lose interest in school, family and any activities outside of getting high

16. Affects your eating habits; depending on the drug: can cause weight loss or gain

17. Become withdrawn, tired and careless about personal appearance

18. Lose  interest in holding a job

19. Tempts you to steal

20. May even tempt you to kill someone

21. The substance controls you, you do not control it

22. It is a device used to shorten your life span

23. It is poisonous and slowly kills you

24. Eats up the brain cells

25. It makes you do things that you thought you would never do

26. It steals your identity.

 


 
 

Web Site: Come Now My Brother From the Womb to God's Glory



Want to review or comment on this article?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!





You Don't Know Crazy - My Life Before, During, After, Above and Beyond by Wambui Bahati

At times hilariously funny and always relentlessly honest,You Donít Know Crazy presents an intelligent, informative portrayal of bipolar mood disorder and its effects on Bahati's s..  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


The Complete James Bond Lifestyle Seminar by Paul Kyriazi

The paper book is sold out. The 2012 updated version is on Kindle, Nook, Kobo and iTunes...  
Featured BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.