GCSE Science Revision: Recreational and Performance-Enhancing Drugs

GCSE Science Revision: Recreational and Performance-Enhancing Drugs

In this video we look at how drugs are used for recreational purposes. This includes the legal drugs nicotine and alcohol and the illegal drugs ecstasy, cannabis, heroin and cocaine. We learn why certain drugs are addictive. Finally we look at performance-enhancing drugs, particularly anabolic steroids and stimulants.