Learning about the Effects of Drugs

Who should learn about the effects of drugs?

  • A young person should learn about these effects before he or she ever touches a drug.
  • A parent that knows the effects of these drugs can explain the dangers to his or her children.
  • Community members can arm themselves with full knowledge of the effects of drugs and then pass this information on to other community members.
  • Educators and counselors can strengthen their drug-free messages by knowing the exact harm that can result from each drug.

Below, you will find links to the many pages on our website that deal with the harmful or even fatal effects of these drugs. Please feel free to pass this information on to anyone else who can use it to protect or even save lives.

Drug Effects