Drug Dangers: The Dangers of Painkillers, 1st Edition

  • Peggy J. Parks
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  • ISBN-10: 1682820254
  • ISBN-13: 9781682820254
  • DDC: 615.7
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

Pain medications serve a legitimate purpose, but the abuse of opioid painkillers represents a serious health threat. This book discusses the scope of the problem; effects of use and abuse; addiction; treatment and recovery; and prevention.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: How Serious a Problem is Painkiller Abuse?.
2: What are the Effects of Painkillers?.
3: How Addictive are Painkillers?.
4: Treatment and Recovery Challenges.
5: How Can Painkiller Abuse be Prevented?.
Source Notes.
Organizations to Contact.
For Further Research.
Index.
Picture Credits.
Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: How Serious a Problem Is Painkiller Abuse?.
2: What Are the Effects of Painkillers?.
3: How Addictive Are Painkillers?.
4: Treatment and Recovery Challenges.
5: How Can Painkiller Abuse Be Prevented?.
Source Notes.
Organizations to Contact.
For Further Research.
Index.
Picture Credits.