Opioids and Opiates: The Dangers of Drug Abuse

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Published: March 2018
For Ages: Secondary
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Author: Jodee Redmond

Product Category: Health PE&PD / Health PE&PD: Issues / Health PE&PD: Iss - Drugs/Alco

Series: Opioids and Opiates
Published By: Mason Crest Publishing
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Published: 01-Mar-2018
Format: Hardback, 64 pages
RRP: $36.99
ISBN: 9781422238240
How much do you know about the Dangers of Drug Abuse? The class of drugs known as opioids includes both illicit street drugs like heroin and fentanyl, as well as popular painkillers that are legally prescribed by doctors. All opioids can pose a threat to the users physical and mental health if abused. Drug abuse also has the potential to affect a persons life in many ways. This book provides the facts about the current opioid epidemic that is sweeping the United States today. It examines the most dangerous drugs - including two new deadly new opioids that are on the street. The book also focuses on the problems and issues that result from drug abuse and addiction. Unfortunately, the opioid crisis shows no signs of slowing down, and greater education is required to make sure it does not impact future generations.

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