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Updated: 1/31/2021
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  • Hello! Today i will tell you about the warning signs and symptoms of drug use and abuse.
  • Drug addiction will affect a person's body,behavior and emotions. By identifying the signs and symptops of drug use, you can assist a loved one in seeking professional help
  • It’s important to know the signs and symptoms of drug addiction. Alcohol or drug addiction changes the way a person looks, acts and feels.
  • So, let me tell you about the signs and symptoms of drug use and abuse are :
  • Physical Symptoms
  • Sudden weight lost,Interrupted Sleep Patterns,Change in Complexion (Acne, Pale skin, Jaundice or marks), and Poor hygiene.
  • Depression and anxiety - Noticeable uneasiness or despondencyLow Self-Esteem - Lack of confidence in their own abilitiesPoor Motivation - Failure to set or follow through on goalsIrritability and Mood Swings - Agitation and unpredictable tempretament
  • Psychological Symptoms
  • If you’ve observed some of these warning signs and symptoms of drug use in a friend or loved one, you might feel uncertain about addressing the issue. It can be difficult to communicate your concern, especially if you are worried it might result in a conflict. Still, it is crucial to reach out
  • Here are a few steps you can take to create an intervention plan:
  • 1.Work with a professional interventionist. Their entire purpose is to help you plan an intervention in the best and safest way possible.2.Invite Close friends and family.3.Plan and practice what you'll say.