BrainPOP

Drug Abuse

Just say no - you’ll thank us later! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby teach you about drug abuse. Learn what drugs are, how doctors treat people with prescription drugs, and how these drugs can be abused. You’ll also find out about dangerous drugs like marijuana and heroin that are actually made to be abused, and how they change the way your body operates. Discover how stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens, and opiates can mess with your body and even cause addiction. Lastly, Tim examines the reasons people choose to do drugs and all the reasons why you should definitely choose hugs instead!

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