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ISSN: 2471-853X NLM ID: 101674889 Journal of Drug Abuse is aim to publish foster activities in the field of drug abuse and the burden associated with mental, neurological and substance use disorders, and to promote mental health worldwide.
and various levels to which people become dependent on drugs.
Some people start taking them because of pure curiosity, others so as to improve their athletic performance or reduce stress and get rid of depression.
First of all, drug taking causes elevation of dopamine level in brain, which results in the feeling of pleasure. So, the drug a person takes eventually reaches the significance that other physiological needs have.
As a result, the person’s abilities to think clearly, control behavior, exercise good judgment and feel well without drugs intake becomes affected.
It doesn’t matter why people start, the main thing here is to get help at the right time and not to ruin their life and health.
When people start taking drugs, with time the way their brain functions and looks is altered.
It is necessary to understand that the sooner the problem will be attended, the better it is for the treatment progress.
There are certain symptoms of drug abuse: when drug is getting people into legal trouble, if because of it people start neglecting their responsibilities, when they under dangerous conditions, and when they cause problems in relationships.