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facts about drugs and society

by Joan Axelrod-Contrada

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Published by Marshall Cavendish Benchmark in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug abuse -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Drug abuse -- Social aspects -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Drugs and popular music -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Drug abuse.,
  • Drugs and popular music.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 122-131) and index.

    Other titlesDrugs and society
    StatementJoan Axelrod-Contrada.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesDrugs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5801 .A94 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19863383M
    ISBN 100761426744
    ISBN 109780761426745
    LC Control Number2007002261

    For Healthcare Professionals. provides access to healthcare information tailored for a professional audience - sourced solely from the most trusted, well-respected and independent agents such as the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), FDA, Truven Health Analytics, Harvard Health, Wolters Kluwer Health, Cerner Multum and Stedman's. Myths And Facts About Drugs 15 Questions | By Jmh | Last updated: | Total Attempts: All questions 5 questions 6 questions 7 questions 8 questions 9 questions 10 questions 11 questions 12 questions 13 questions 14 questions 15 questions/5.

      According to a report by the Department of Defense, 51 percent of the armed forces had smoked marijuana, 31 percent had used psychedelics, such as LSD, mescaline and psilocybin mushrooms, and. Drug use can hurt the people who take drugs and the people around them. This includes families, kids, and unborn babies. Drug use can also hurt the body and the brain, sometimes forever. Drug use can also lead to an addiction. An addiction is a long-lasting brain disorder. People with an addiction can't stop taking drugs on their own. This chapter examines the drugs that are potentially hazardous in society. It presents the study of legal distinctions and categories of drugs, as well as the effects those drugs have on those who use them. The chapter focuses on the pharmacology of popular drugs of abuse.

      In recent years there has been an increase in widespread drug use and addiction—one of the most negative elements in our society. According to recent posts on the website of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), some of the surprising statistics (from ) on drug abuse in the United States include. That’s exactly the same effect that other illicit drugs such as heroin, and even marijuana, have on those who use those substances. I doubt there are any Christian churches that would ordain the use of these drugs in even a casual social setting—or even to “calm the nerves” before bedtime. Learn more about the facts of substance and alcohol abuse through The Truth About Drugs booklet information series, offering prevention education to dangerous side effects of drugs, teen addiction to illegal street narcotics such as marijuana, cocaine, crack, crystal meth, ecstasy, heroin and inhalants, including withdrawal symptoms.


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