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7 edition of Working together against drug addiction found in the catalog.

Working together against drug addiction

by Clayton, Lawrence Ph. D.

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Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Youth -- Drug use -- United States -- Prevention -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Drug abuse.

    • About the Edition

      Explains drug addiction and considers what can be done to prevent teen drug abuse.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

      Other titlesDrug addiction
      StatementLawrence Clayton.
      SeriesLibrary of social activism
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5825 .C578 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL970213M
      ISBN 100823922634
      LC Control Number96006915

      need to work out a plan on how to do this with your keyworker. This may involve a detoxification if you are diagnosed to be physically dependent. We have various leaflets and information that will help you through this process. These can be obtained through your keyworker. The Blame Game Alcohol or other substance misuse problems are often.   Important Facts. Drug abuse has a pervasive effect on an entire community. Understanding drug use risk factors and spreading the word through prevention programs is the best defense against drug abuse.. Parental monitoring has been the most effective way to slow the expansion of drugs in family situations.

      What is the situation with drugs in Bangladesh, and how did you come to write a book about drug addiction? Drug addiction is a growing problem in Bangladesh. Many people are taking a drug called yabba, which comes from Thailand and is similar to speed. It’s an expensive drug so it’s the well-off young people who are doing it. Addiction Services and Health Promotion Department In putting this booklet together, we have drawn on the collective experience of members of the Walk Once a broad, working definition of drugs has been established, one is better placed to discuss the health, personal and social costs arising from substance use.

      Scientists are also examining the potential of vaccines against nicotine, cocaine, and other drugs, which might prevent the drug from entering the brain. “Addiction is a devastating disease, with a relatively high death rate and serious social consequences,” Volkow says.   The book resonates with families who have lost loved ones or who suffer through the pain of addiction. It shows families the way to get help so that they do not have to experience what I went through.


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