Substance misuse


The use of drugs and alcohol can have profound effects on an individual's health. These substances can negatively impact both physical and mental well-being. Alcohol abuse, for instance, can lead to liver damage, cardiovascular problems, weakened immune system, and an increased risk of various cancers. Illicit drugs can also have severe consequences, such as addiction, organ damage, respiratory issues, and an elevated risk of mental health disorders. Additionally, substance abuse can disrupt personal relationships, impair judgment and decision-making abilities, and hinder overall quality of life. It is crucial to understand the potential health risks associated with drug and alcohol use and seek appropriate support if needed.

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