METH

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METH:

METH Public Service Announcement

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Many people will tell you that you will become…

Some will claim it can help you work faster and longer… :

Some will claim it can help you work faster and longer…

Others will claim you are stronger:

Others will claim you are stronger

They will compare the feeling to paradise or even heaven:

They will compare the feeling to paradise or even heaven

But in reality meth ruins lives:

But in reality meth ruins lives

It will destroy your mouth:

It will destroy your mouth

Your skin:

Your skin

Even change the shape of your head:

Even change the shape of your head

Meth is made with household products and chemicals:

Meth is made with household products and chemicals Do you want this in your body?

Short and Long term effects:

Short and Long term effects Short-Term Effects Long-Term Effects Rashes or sores due to picking at skin Fatal kidney/lung damage Dilated pupils Permanent damage to pleasure center of brain Shrinkage of vessels in gun tissue Memory impairment Dry mouth Organ failure Tooth decay Hepatitis A, B, C Poor hygiene HIV/AIDS (from needle usage) Bone loss/malnutrition Liver damage High blood pressure Stroke Irregular heartbeat Recurring hallucinations Chest pain Clinical depression Shortness of breath Paranoia Nausea Schizophrenia/psychosis Vomiting Brain damage Diarrhea Death Elevated body temperature

Road to Recovery Sources:

Road to Recovery Sources About Face Assemblies, A Community Action Plan for the Meth Epidemic www.methsmart.com www.nida.nih.gov/ - National Institute on Drug Abuse www.soberrecovery.com/links/crystalmeth.html - Directory of Recovery Resources www.na.org/ - Narcotics Anonymous www.crystalmeth.org/home/index.php - Crystal Meth Anonymous www.crystalrecovery.com/ www.theantidrug.com/ - Parents: The Anti-Drug www.mamasite.net/ - Mothers Against Methamphetamine www.drugfreeamerica.org/Home/ - Partnership for a Drug-Free America www.kci.org/meth_info/links.htm - The Koch Crime Institute www.health.state.mn.us/divs/eh/meth/index.html - Minnesota Department of Health www.teenchallenge.com - Drug Recovery & Prevention Programs

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