eBook Drug Information for Teens, 3rd Edition

  • Sandra Augustyn
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  • ISBN-10: 0780811593
  • ISBN-13: 9780780811591
  • DDC: 613.8
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - College Senior
  • 468 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Drug Information for Teens provides updated facts about drug use, abuse, and addiction. It describes the physical and psychological effects of alcohol, marijuana, prescription drugs, inhalants, club drugs, stimulants, and many other commonly abused drugs and chemicals. It includes information about drug-related health concerns, such as HIV infection, drug-facilitated rape, depression, and suicide. A section on substance abuse treatment describes care options and provides resources for addiction recovery. Resource directories provide contact information for national organizations, hotlines, and other sources of support.