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Hauora

(pūroi) haupēhi

depressant, downer

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He pūroi hei whakaheke i te ihiihi, i te hihiko o roto i te roro o te tangata. Ka hinamoe te tangata, i ētahi wā ka mauri moe. He rongoā tūtohu mō te hunga e mate aro pīkari ana, e mate manawa pā ana, e manawa rere ana rānei. He pūroi ka kainga e te tangata hei whakapiki i tana wairua, e mahea ai ōna kūraruraru, e makere ai ōna here mō tētahi wā. Ko te waipiro hei tauira o tētahi haupēhi e kainga nuitia ana.

A drug used to calm an overstimulated and overexcited mind. The person can become drowsy and sometimes loses consciousness. It is a prescription medication for people suffering from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, anxiety and impulsiveness. It is a drug taken by people to lift their spirits, to reduce stress levels and shed inhibitions. Alcohol is an example of a depressant in common use.

Tauira KŌrero

E tama, me mutu te kai pūroi haupēhi, me aro tāua ki ngā mea papai o te taiao hei oranga mō tāua.

Arā ētahi o te ao hauora e huri tuarā ana ki ngā pūroi haupēhi hei rongoā mō te hunga tamariki.

Kua hia roa ia e kai pūroi haupēhi ana?

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Ko te haupiki te tauaro o te haupēhi, inā te whakaihiihi i te hinengaro, te whakapiki i te ngoi. He tino warawara ngā momo pūroi haupiki pērā i te kukarou me te pōau-pī.

Ko te whakapohewa tētahi atu momo pūroi, ko tāna he whakarerekē i tā te roro rongo, tana aroā ki te ao tūturu. Ka raru pea ko te reretahi o ngā wāhanga o te tinana, ka piki te kakapa manawa, ka ānini te māhunga, ka manahau anō hoki. Ko te pōau waikawa (LSD) hei tauira o te whakapohewa.

He momo pūroi atu anō te whakaporehu, he tere te pupū ake o te manahau. Ina takea mai te whakaporehu i tētahi tipu, pērā i te rehunanu me te taimiri, ka kīia he whakaporehu māori. Ka takea mai ērā i te pua opiuma. Mēnā he pire horihori ka waihangatia i rō taiwhanga pūtaiao, ka kīia noatia he whakaporehu.

Takenga Mai

hau - essence, vitality

pēhi - to suppress

Tauira KŌrero

E tama, me mutu te kai pūroi haupēhi, me aro tāua ki ngā mea papai o te taiao hei oranga mō tāua.

Arā ētahi o te ao hauora e huri tuarā ana ki ngā pūroi haupēhi hei rongoā mō te hunga tamariki.

Kua hia roa ia e kai pūroi haupēhi ana?

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga