Myth 2 : Drugs Cause Holes In The Brain



Truth: Only physical trauma to the brain can cause holes

Drug use ma not put holes in your brain but it can make long lasting changes.  Drug use alters the level of neurotransmitters that the brain releases because the drug makes the brain produce an overwhelming amount, so much that it eventually stops producing them on its own. There is still a lot f controversy concerning the long lasting effects of drugs and which ones cause the most harm but researchers are certain that they do not cause holes.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

2 Avocados

Avocados contain healthy unsaturated fats which help brain cell membranes maintain their elasticity. Avocados will also improve blood…

3 Blueberries

Research has suggested that  flavonoids, a compound found in blueberries, may improve memory,cognitive function, and learning. Smoothies are…

5 Curry

Tumeric, a key ingredient in curry, contains curcumin, a powerful antioxidant that has been proven to protect nerve…

6 Sage

Sage contains an antioxidant called carnosic acid that can cross the blood-brain barrier to rid the brain of…