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Drug Facts NIDA for Teens

10/18/2014
06:34 | Author: Hannah Ramirez

Facts about drugs
Drug Facts NIDA for Teens

If you think drugs won't affect your health, think again. Get the facts about the most commonly abused drugs. Learn what they are and how using drugs, even just.

Listen to the facts about drug abuse, addiction, and treatment.

K2, Fake Weed, Yucatan Fire, Skunk, Moon Rocks.

Robotripping, Robo, Tussin, Triple C, Dex, Skittles, Candy, Velvet, Drank Heroin.

Coke, Coca, C, Snow, Flake, Blow, Bump, Candy, Charlie, Rock, Toot.

Barbs, Reds, Red birds, Phennies, Tooies, Yellows, Yellow jackets; Candy, Downers, Sleeping pills, Tranks; A-minus, Zombie pills Prescription Drugs.

Prescription Stimulant Medications (Amphetamines).

Cough and Cold Medicines.

Salvia divinorum, Shepherdess's Herb, Maria Pastora, Sally-D, Ska Pastora Spice.

Hillbilly heroin, Oxy, OC, Oxycotton, Percs, Happy pills, Vikes.

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How drug abuse factors in the spread of HIV infection.

Prescription Pain Medications (Opioids).

Smokes, Cigs, Chew, Dip, Snuff Brain and Addiction.

Anabolic Steroids Roids, Juice Bath Salts.

E, XTC, X, Adam, Hug, Beans, Clarity, Love Drug Methamphetamine (Meth).

Bloom, Cloud Nine, Vanilla Sky, White Lightning Cocaine.

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Pot, Grass, Herb, Weed, Mary Jane, Reefer, Skunk.

MDMA (Ecstasy or Molly).

Oxy, Percs, Vikes, Barbs, Reds, Candy, Tranks, Speed.

Skippy, the Smart drug, Vitamin R, Bennies, Black beauties, Roses, Hearts, Speed, Uppers Salvia.

Tobacco, Nicotine, & E-Cigarettes.

HIV, AIDS, and Drug Abuse.

Speed, Chalk, Tina, Ice, Crystal, Crank, Glass, Fire, Go Fast Prescription Depressant Medications.

NIH...Turning Discovery Into Health.

Laughing Gas, Snappers, Poppers, Whippets, Bold Marijuana.

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Smack, Junk, H, Black tar, Ska, Horse Inhalants.

Why Are Drugs So Hard To Quit?

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11 Facts About Teens And Drug Use America39s

12/17/2014
04:08 | Author: Hannah Ramirez

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11 Facts About Teens And Drug Use America39s

More than 60 percent of teens said that drugs were sold, used, or kept at their school.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. "Regular marijuana use by teens continues to be a concern." U.S National Library of Medicine. Accessed February 25, 2014, http://www.nih.gov/news/health/dec2012/nida-19.htm.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. "Sixty percent of 12th graders do not view regular marijuana use as harmful." U.S National Library of Medicine. Accessed February 25, 2014, http://www.nih.gov/news/health/dec2013/nida-18.htm.

Toro, Ross. "Prescription Drug Abuse Kills." LiveScience.

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Basic Facts About Commonly Abused Drugs - Drug Free World

10/16/2014
02:38 | Author: Alex Watson

Facts about drugs
Basic Facts About Commonly Abused Drugs - Drug Free World

BASIC FACTS ABOUT COMMONLY ABUSED DRUGS. The facts about these commonly abused drugs have been compiled from multiple references. They are.

They are included here to provide you with the truth about what these drugs are and what they do. • Marijuana • Alcohol • Ecstasy.

The facts about these commonly abused drugs have been compiled from multiple references.

• Crystal Meth & Methamphetamine • Inhalants • Heroin • LSD.

Prescription Drug Abuse.

• Cocaine & Crack Cocaine.

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The Truth About Drugs - Illegal Drug Use Statistics - Drug-Free World

8/15/2014
12:04 | Author: Emily Peterson

Facts about drugs
The Truth About Drugs - Illegal Drug Use Statistics - Drug-Free World

Watch Truth About Drugs Documentary Video & Learn About Substance Addiction. Get The Facts About Painkillers, Marijuana, Cocaine, Meth & Other Illegal.

Drugs have been part of our culture since the middle of the last century. Popularized in the 1960s by music and mass media, they invade all aspects of society.

The most commonly used illegal drug is marijuana. According to the United Nations 2008 World Drug Report, about 3.9% of the world’s population between the ages of 15 and 64 abuse marijuana.

In Europe, recent studies among 15- and 16-year-olds suggest that use of marijuana varies from under 10% to over 40%, with the highest rates reported by teens in the Czech Republic (44%), followed by Ireland (39%), the UK (38%) and France (38%).

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Drug Facts - Above the Influence

6/14/2014
02:10 | Author: Alex Watson

Facts about drugs
Drug Facts - Above the Influence

Get the facts on the effects and risks of alcohol abuse.

Fact is that while you’re a teen (and even into your early 20′s!), you’re still growing and developing, and drug abuse during these years in particular can have a lasting impact. Another fact to consider: the brain is much more vulnerable to addiction as it continues to develop as well. 90% of Americans with a substance abuse problem starting smoking, drinking or using other drugs before age 18.

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Keep reading to the get the facts on the most frequently abused substances.

When it comes to drug use, individual reactions and experiences vary, so it’s important to understand the usual risks and effects, both short- and long-term.

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