Teen Health and Safety: Teens and Addiction, 1st Edition

  • Sherri Mabry Gordon
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  • ISBN-10: 1682825043
  • ISBN-13: 9781682825044
  • DDC: 362.290835
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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An addiction to drugs or alcohol is dangerous for anyone, but the effects on teens and their developing brains can be especially severe. This book explores the causes of this health issue, how it affects teens, and ways in which teens can protect themselves and get help.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: What Does Addiction Look Like?.
1: What Is Addiction?.
2: What Causes Addiction?.
3: What Are the Effects of Addiction?.
4: How Can People Cope with Addiction?.
5: Recognizing Signs of Trouble.
Organizations to Contact.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.