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Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Drugs Vocabulary
Basic words relating to tobacco, alcohol, and such; basically, the dangerous things you learn about in health.
the unpleasant symptoms that someone experiences when he or she stops using an addictive substance
an addiction in which a person believes that he or she needs a drug in order to feel good or function normally
a drug created by a chemical reaction in some foods, especially fruits and grains
impaired judgement and decreased control of body movements
an illness characterized by a physical and psychological need for alcohol
drugs that slow down the body's functions and reactions, including heart and breathing rates
a substance other than food that changes the structure or function of the body or mind
scarring and destruction of liver tissue
the results of actions
an addiction in which the body develops a chemical need for a drug
the body's need for larger and larger doses of a drug to produce the same effect
a psychological or physical need for a drug or other substance