Drug Abuse And Substance Abuse Essay

705 Words Sep 16th, 2016 3 Pages
People suffer from substance abuse such as; drugs, alcohol and tobacco. Most people mistakenly think that those who suffer from substance abuse do not have the willpower nor does that person want to stop using drugs. What those people don’t understand, drug abuse or some might call it drug addiction is a complex disease. (Signs and Symptoms of Substance Abuse, 2016). When a person is abusing drugs quitting it easier say, than done. Drugs can affect and change the brain and the body making the process harder to quit and harder for their body to recover from the substance abuse. The controlled substance of cocaine which is made from a leaves of coca plant from South America. The controlled substance of cocaine is the most powerful addictive stimulant drug. (Symptoms and Signs of Drug Abuse , 2016). Controlled substance of cocaine have many different appearances such as; white crystal powder, clear crystal rock and if the controlled substance of cocaine is mixed with other ingredient the color will be different. A person can use the controlled substance of cocaine in many different ways such as; snorting the controlled substance of cocaine which have to be in the powder form through their nose or rubbing it into their gums in their mouth, a person can inject the powder form of the controlled substance of cocaine by dissolve the powder in water and injecting the powder in their bloodstream (if a person mixed the controlled substance of powder cocaine and heroin together…

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