Recreational Drugs Overview

In 2015 , 20% of people aged 16-24 use some form of recreational drugs and they’re just the ones who would admit it on the survey!

Amazingly the actual trends show a steady decline in drug use since 1996, but the people around you can make it seem very normal to take drugs recreationally.

  •  In a 2015 survey, 20% of people aged 16-24 had used or still use some form of recreational drugs
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The drugs you hear most about are:

- Cannabis

- Cocaine

- MDMA

- Ketamine

- Heroin

For simplicity, we’ll focus on these for now and what they do to your body.

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References

Sam Fitzpatrick Final Year Medical Student, Cardiff University.

Milad Rouf Final Year Medical Student, Cardiff University.

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/462885/drug-misuse-1415.pdf