What is a Stimulant & Depressants

Stimulant & Depressants Stimulants: Any drug that excites any bodily function; usually one that stimulates the central nervous system, inducing alertness, elevated mood, wakefulness, increased speech and motor activity, and decreased appetite. Their mood-elevating effects make some stimulants (e.g., amphetamines, caffeine and its relatives, cocaine, nicotine) potent drugs of abuse Ritalin, prescribed for attention deficit… read more »

Pedophilia: Causes & Types

Perhaps no single act causes such strong emotions as the act of child sexual abuse.  Child   molesters cannot even find refuge in prisons where rapists and murderers are commonplace. These offenders are shunned in every aspect of our society, yet there is no consensus as to the causes of this behavior.Sexual abuse of children… read more »

Is Bronchitis Contagious

Bronchitis, a Breathing Disease Bronchitis is the swelling in the passage of the windpipe, which in turn connect to the lungs.  Bronchitis starts with the irritation in the bronchial tubes.  Then, there is a formation of mucus. The mucus deposit blocks the air passage. This creates problem in breathing. Type of Bronchitis There are two types of… read more »

Negative effects of drugs

Negative effects of drugs On the body:  The effects that drugs have on the human body are causing the brain to mix up and have hormones of pleasure. The drug can cause them to cough and feel nauseous from all of the toxic chemicals. On the mind: Modafinil: mild stimulant Desmopressin: Memory enhancer Piracetam: intelligence… read more »

Influenza Sickness(Signs,Symptoms,treatment)

What Is Influenza? ·  According to the MedicineNet.com, influenza affects the respiratory tract and can be caused by several different viruses. The viruses that are responsible for influenza are usually broken down into the categories of A, B or C; each individually labeled according to its surface proteins. The viruses that cause influenza are unique… read more »

Effects of Land Pollution

• exterminates wild life • acid rain kills trees and other plants. • vegetation that provides food and shelter is destroyed. • it can seriously disrupt the balance of nature, and, in extreme cases, can cause human fatalities. • pesticides can damage crops; kill vegetation; and poison birds, animals, and fish. Most pesticides kill or… read more »