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what is a drug?
Chemical causing changes to the body
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What are the possible side effects of drugs?
Addiction or Health Risks
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Give an argument for Steroids and Stimulalants
Helps performance
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Give an argument against Steroids and Stimulants
Cheating or Can have side effects
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What was Thalidomide used to originally treat?
Insomnia
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Why did people stop using Thalidomide for morning sickness?
it Caused problems/deformities to newly born babies
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what is Thalidomide now used for?
To treat Lepracy
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What is a recreational drug?
a drug people use/take for fun
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what are the risks of using recreational drugs?
Can overdose/have a reaction
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Name 2 addictive drugs
Any from; Heroin, Cocaine, Tobacco, Alcohol
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What effect can Cannabis have?
May cause mental health problems/ depression
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What can prescribed Statins do?
Lower blood cholesterol or lower the risk of heart disease(for diabetic)
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