27/05/2019 8:09 AM
The College of Science at Al-Karkh University of Science organized a lecture on the types of drugs and its health and psychological effects in the youth in the presence of the vice-president of the university for administrative affairs Dr. Raaid Nawfee Hassan, the vice-deans for scientific and administrative affairs, the heads of departments and a number of affiliates and university students.
The lecture presented by Dr. Mohamed Abdel Basset included the types of drugs and their sources, such as morphine, heroin, marijuana and the Zombie Drug Flakka, which is considered to be one of the most powerful and dangerous types of drugs belonging to the family of hallucinogens.
A detailed explanation was provided about the health effects of drugs and the ways of prevention and treatment of drug addiction, including social, media and religious awareness.
For his part, Dr. Raaid expressed the importance of educating youth about the destructive effects of drugs and the importance of awareness programs that limit this phenomenon.