Choosing Wisely: Navigating the World of Natural and Artificial Highs (Video 3 of 3)
"The Brain's Response to Natural and Artificial Highs" is a series of 3 videos that teaches kids how drugs rewire their brains, leading them to give up their passions, disconnect from friends and interests, and lose their individuality.
These videos can be watched individually or as a 3-part series (9 minutes total).
Video 3: The video illustrates the significance of understanding brain development in young people. It encourages teens to make informed choices by understanding the long-term consequences of drugs and alcohol. Drugs rewire the brain's reward circuitry to replace natural joys with artificial highs. It can lead teens to give up their passions, disconnect from friends and interests, and lose their individuality.
Watch the other videos in this series:
Video 1: The Science of Joy: Exploring Dopamine and Natural Highs
Video 2: The Dark Side of Highs: Unmasking Artificial Rewards
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