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The encyclopedia of drugs and alcohol

Greg Roza

The encyclopedia of drugs and alcohol

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugs of abuse,
  • Street Drugs,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Drugs,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Substance-Related Disorders

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 186) and index.

    Statementwritten by Greg Roza
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM301.17 .R698 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24962758M
    ISBN 100531118991
    ISBN 109780531118993
    LC Control Number00045913
    OCLC/WorldCa45377873

    Alcohol: Teenage Drinking by Alan R. Lang. Facts On File, Incorporated, Library Binding. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. alcohol, any of a class of organic compounds with the general formula R-OH, where R represents an alkyl group made up of carbon and hydrogen in various proportions and -OH represents one or more hydroxyl groups hydroxyl group, in chemistry, functional group that consists of an oxygen atom joined by a single bond to a hydrogen atom. Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about common prescription, over-the-counter, and recreational drugs, and discusses topics related to . According to the WHO, a drug is a substance that can change how a living organism works. Food is usually not seen as a drug, even though some foods may have such properties. Most of the time drugs are taken to treat a disease, or other medical condition. An example for such drugs may be Aspirin or are usually given to treat fever, as well as certain .

    The Alcohol/Drug Abuse Dictionary and Encyclopedia Security professionals generally agree that drug abuse in the workplace is not exclusively a security problem but is a social, medical, legal, and law enforcement problem as well. Each of these areas has its own language when speaking of drugs and drug-related topics.


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The second edition reflects the addition of material on addictive behaviors not associated with substance abuse, such as gambling and eating disorders.5/5(2). In the case of these drugs, as with alcohol, it appears that the effects are markedly influenced not only by the nature and amount of the drug taken but by the personality and current mood of the subject and by the context in which the drug is used and the expectations held.

In a few places, cults have arisen around the use of the hallucinogens. Many drugs (e.g., crack and heroin) cross the placental barrier, resulting in addicted babies who go through withdrawal soon after birth, and fetal alcohol syndrome can affect children of mothers who consume alcohol during pregnancy.

Pregnant women who acquire the AIDS virus through intravenous drug use pass the virus to their infant. The Encyclopedia Of Drugs, Alcohol, And Addictive Behavior, 3rd edition, updates and expands upon the award-winning second edition of this set, addressing social, medical, legal, and political issues related to substance use and addictive essays report on contemporary socio-political topics such as the role of drugs and alcohol in the media, the prevalence of.

provides accurate and independent information on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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Alcohol abuse encompasses a spectrum of unhealthy alcohol drinking behaviors, ranging from binge drinking to alcohol dependence, in extreme cases resulting in health problems for individuals and large scale social problems such as alcohol-related crimes.

Alcohol abuse was a psychiatric diagnosis in the DSM-IV, and has been merged with alcohol dependence into Specialty: Psychiatry. First published in as the Encyclopedia of Drugs and Alcohol, this encyclopedia has been revised and updated to include the latest information about substance abuse and second edition reflects the addition of material on addictive behaviors not associated with substance abuse, such as gambling and eating disorders.5/5(2).

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