What does it mean to stop consuming drugs?
It means to stop taking, or using the drug.
It means that when you take drugs and are addicted you do not get high anymore. Your body has become so dependent on drugs that you need that drug to survive, otherwise you will be what is called "dope sick". When you are on drugs all that pain is blocked out, but when you stop taking them all that pain you blocked out will hit you, but ten times worse.
Tobacco and Alcohol which are drugs, cause your body to get addicted to them and it may cause diseases in your respiratory tract and it can affect your heart. Mainly lungs are infected or diseases or born in your lungs as a result of smoking, taking drugs or consuming Alcohol. Results can be fatal and deaths which have occurred by consuming tobacco and alcohol is common nowadays.