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health lesson 1ch.10

health lesson 1 chapter 10, Discover Middle School

drug a substance other than food that changes the structure or function of the body or mind ( change )
prescription medicines legally obtained medicine, only with a doctors written permission, you cant get them without one
over-the-counter ( OCT ) medicine found on shelves of local pharmacies or grocery stores, anyone can get them.
drug miss use taking or using medicine in a way that is not intended
side effects when you do drug abuse, it affects different people in different ways, for example: sleepiness, stomach aces, things like that ore some things that can happen, can be harmful
drug abuse intentionally using illegal/unhealthy drugs; may or may not include using to much of a drug
drug use when people use drugs in a harmful way, usually most of them are addicted to drugs
drug addiction difficult or painful to quit, feel like they can't stop using it, hard to stop
medicine prevent or cure illnesses or treat their symptoms
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