Get Smart About Heroin by Anonymous

Get Smart About Heroin

byAnonymous

Kobo ebook | December 30, 2013

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Learn the basic facts behind the dangers of heroin abuse, including the history of heroin and other opiates, its legitimate medical uses, signs of addiction and dependence, addiction treatment options, prevention tools for parents, and much more.With heroin abuse on the rise as prescription painkillers become more tightly regulated, what are the basic facts we need to know about this dangerous and highly addictive drug? In this Get Smart Quick Guide, expert resources and information come together in an engaging and accessible e-book short. Topics include:What heroin is and where the entire class of opiates comes fromThe history of heroin’s use and abuseChanging cultural, social, and legal factorsDefinitions of normal use, abuse, and dependence, with information on prevention and advice for parentsHow heroin works, including its health effects and what makes it so addictiveIntervention and effective treatment methodsRelapse prevention tools for recovering dependents and addicts

Title:Get Smart About HeroinFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 30, 2013Publisher:Hazelden PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1616495200

ISBN - 13:9781616495206

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