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The Wail of a Drug Addict

by D. C. Van Slyke

  • 359 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11793381M
    ISBN 101419157981
    ISBN 109781419157981

      The story follows Carr’s unbelievable arc through addiction, recovery, cancer, and life as a single parent to come to an understanding of what those dark years meant. Order a copy here. . The Book Addict. likes. The Book Addict has been serving Londoners for 22 years. We are cosy. We are well stocked. We are well read!5/5(3).

    Addiction-- both to prescription and street drugs -- is a growing you’re worried that you or a loved one may have an addiction, there are signs to help you know. Signs you may have a. Basic Concepts in Drug Addiction. This book introduces some basic concepts in the addictions field. Topics covered includes: How drugs work, Drug concept, Drug classification, Effects of drugs, Epidemiology in addictions, Prevalence of substance consumption in the school, From use to dependence, Diagnosis, Consumption patterns, Diagnostic criteria, Individual and social factors that .

      Genetics, including the impact of one’s environment on gene expression, account for about 40% to 60% of a person’s risk of addiction. 3 Environmental factors that may increase a person’s risk of addiction include a chaotic home environment and abuse, parent’s drug use and attitude toward drugs, peer influences, community attitudes toward drugs, and poor academic achievement. 3. How can the criminal justice and drug abuse treatment systems reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, and other infectious diseases among drug abusing offenders? What works for offenders with co-occurring substance abuse and mental disorders? Is providing drug abuse treatment to offenders worth the financial investment?


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