Statement: – Drug addiction leads to so many badconsciousness when it comes to a person’s physical health.Explanation: – As it weaknesses the body’s immuneincreasing the chance of getting more infections. Also, it leads to abnormalheart rate that doubles the danger of heart attacks. Besides, it causes theliver to work even harder to the point it might lead to damaging it until itreaches the level of failure. Drug addiction might produce also some globalbody changes such as breast development in men. Example:- · In the United States drugaddicts make over 527,000 costly emergency room visits because of a drugrelated problem.
· (One out of every 14dollars) of the nation’s health care bills is paid on those who suffer fromdrugs related illnesses.-Impacts on the Society’s economics:-Statement: – The effect of drug addiction isunfortunately not only on the person itself. But also, on the structure of thesociety drug addicts lives in.Explanation: – As the structure of the society is badlyinfluenced by the increasing numbers of drug related deaths. Whether its adultswith overdose deaths or mothers who are drug addicts and cause the death of alarge number of children.
Also the money spent on drug abuse will have anegative impact on the economy. Example: – As a 2014 report has shown that In the USA25,000 people died from drug doses each year and this number increasing year byyear. Also, around 4.3 percent of pregnant women aged 15-44 have used illicitdrugs in the past month. And finally economic cost of drug abuse in the USA hasreached 180.9 billion in 2014. Both economics and health effect the society terribly asthey cause an imbalance to its structure from so many perspectives. Theincreasing numbers of young people dying because of drugs will lead to a moreof an elderly society which will cause less working people.
Also childrendeaths caused by drug addict mothers will effect it too. What did I learn?- That the united states isone of the most influenced counties by drug addiction- That more than 10% peopleages 12 in the USA have been reported as drug users.