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Title: Drugs

  • If Our Body Is A Temple, Then Why Do We Treat It
    Like Trash?

Bell Ringer 1
  • Test your Drug IQ
  • Textbook, pg. 402
  • Evaluating Media Messages
  • Whats your verdict
  • Textbook, pg. 403

Prescription Drug Abuse-Myth or Fact?
  • Rx drugs provide a medically safe high
  • -Myth, Rx drugs are EXTREMELY dangerous to
    physical, mental, emotional, social health.
  • 1 in 5 teens report abusing Rx drugs
  • -Fact, 19 or 4.5 million abused Rx that were
    not prescribed to them.
  • Teens use Rx drugs only to get high
  • -Myth, teens use Rx drugs to relieve pain, sleep
    better, experiment, help with concentration
  • Rx drugs are safer than street drugs
  • -MYTH! Teens believe Rx drugs are responsible,
    controlled or safeit is completely wrong.

Rx Drug Abuse-Myth or Fact?
  • Teens are not pressured to used Rx drugs like
    street drugs
  • -Myth, 1/3 of teens they say they feel pressure
    to abuse Rx drugs.
  • Theres nothing wrong with using a Rx drug once
    in a while
  • -Myth, they can cause serious health issues and
    even death with 1 use.
  • Rx Pain Relievers are not addictive like street
  • -Myth, Rx drugs are as physiologically and
    psychologically addictive as many street drugs

Rx Drugs
  • Teens are turning away from street drugs using
    Rx drugs to get high.
  • New users Rx drugs have caught up with new users
    of Marijuana
  • Next to Marijuana, the most common illegal drugs
    teens are using to get high are Rx medications
  • Teens are abusing Rx drugs because they believe
    the myth that these drugs provide a medically
    safe high
  • The majority of teens get Rx drugs easily and for
    Free, often from friends or relatives.

Rx Drugs
  • Girls are more likely than boys to intentionally
    abuse Rx drugs to get high
  • Pain relievers such as OxyContin and Vicodin are
    the most commonly abused Rx drugs by teens
  • Adolescents are more likely than young adults to
    become dependent on Rx medication.

Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Drugs pg. 404-405
  • Rx Drugs pg 406
  • OTC Drugs pg 407
  • Herbal Supplements pg 408
  • Study Guide, pg 409
  • Questions 1,2,3,6-10, 12,14,20,23

  • If Our Body Is A Temple, Then Why Do We Treat It
    Like Trash?

Bell Ringer 2
  • Notebook Pg. 93
  • Alcohol Pre-Test

Myth Or Fact?
  • Drinking alcohol through a straw filters out
    the alcoholic content of the beverage.
  • The alcohol content remains the same no matter
    how the drug is delivered into the body.

Myth Or Fact?
  • Many people, particularly those with alcohol
    problems, can drink a lot without showing the
    obvious signs of drunkenness.
  • Someone who doesnt seem drunk cant be drunk.

Myth Or Fact?
  • One standard serving of beer, wine, or liquor
    contain the same amount of alcohol, 1.5 oz
  • Proof ½ alcohol content
  • Beer and wine are safer drinks than hard
    liquors like whiskey.

Myth Or Fact?
  • Using alcohol on weekends or only once in a while
    is harmless.
  • People can get into serious health, legal, and
    social situations anytime they use alcohol.

Myth Or Fact?
  • When a person has a hangover, coffee, a cold
    shower, or fresh air will sober him or her up.
  • These practices do not speed up the livers
    ability to break down the alcohol, so they dont
    help to sober a person up.

  • Health Notebook pg. 96
  • Being Assertive Takes Practice
  • Situation 2- The Binge

Bell Ringer 3
  • Health Notebook pg. 97
  • Being Assertive Takes Practice
  • Situation 3- Love Me, Love My Friends

What Is Alcohol?
  • Alcohol is a powerful drug.
  • It can be produced naturally by fermentation of
    fruits, vegetables, or grains.
  • Fermentation is the chemical action of yeast on

What Is Alcohol?
  • Water, flavoring and minerals are added to
    ethanol to form beer and wine.
  • Alcohol can be processed to create liquors such
    as whiskey, gin and vodka.

What Is Alcohol?
  • At first Alcohol may give the drinker a certain
    energy or buzz
  • However its true nature as a depressant takes
    over causing the CNS to slow down.
  • Within time the person becomes intoxicated

What Is Alcohol?
  • Intoxication is physical and mental impairment,
    ranging from inability to walk to

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • BRAIN- alcohol reaches the brain within minutes,
    and the brain becomes less able to control the
    body. Movement, speech, and vision may be

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • MOUTH THROAT- Chemicals affect the tongue,
    gums, and throat.

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • HEART- Alcohol causes the heart to beat faster
    and the blood vessels to widen. The increased
    blood flow to the surface gradually allows body
    heat to escape and body temperature to drop.

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • LIVER- The liver changes alcohol into water and
    carbon dioxide. When a person drinks alcohol
    faster than the liver can break it down, the
    person becomes intoxicated.

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • LUNGS- The carbon dioxide is released from the
    body through the lungs. The water passes out of
    the body in the form of urine, perspiration, and
    breath vapor.

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • STOMACH- About 20 of the alcohol consumed passes
    through the lining of the stomach and into the
    bloodstream. Too much alcohol in the stomach may
    cause vomiting.

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Alcohol affects a persons judgment and may
    interfere with a persons emotions, decisions and
  • It may cause you to do something you normally
    wouldnt do

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted diseases,
    unplanned pregnancies, date rape, and violence
    can result when under the influence of alcohol.

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • The most deadly short term effect of alcohol is
    driving under the influence of alcohol. (DUI)

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Drinking Driving
  • Alcohol reduces the ability to judge distances,
    speeds, and turns.
  • Makes you take higher risks.
  • Slows reflexes.
  • Legal Limit
  • Over 210.08
  • Under 21zero tolerance

Short-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Driving while intoxicated is the leading cause of
    death among teenagers!
  • Each day in the U.S. 11 teenagers are killed and
    350 injured by drunk driving.

Long-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Long-Term Excessive use of alcohol leads to major
    Brain Damage.
  • Even moderate drinking can destroy brain cells.
  • Which results in loss of intellectual abilities
    such as memory and problem solving.

Long-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Drinking Alcohol while Pregnant
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Birth Defects such as
  • Low birth weight
  • Deformations
  • Mental Impairments
  • Death

Long-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Alcohol also interferes with the livers ability
    to break down fats.
  • The Liver cannot break down fats so the fat
    builds up in the liver and prevents it from
    functioning normally.
  • Prolonged heavy alcohol use can cause Cirrhosis
    of the liver.
  • This is a condition in which liver tissue is
    destroyed and then replaced with scarred tissue.

Long-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Healthy Liver

Long-Term Effects Of Alcohol
  • Liver Damaged By Alcohol

Alcoholic Signs
  • Odor on breath
  • Glassy eyes
  • Memory Loss
  • Emotional Problems
  • Change in appearance
  • Failing Grades
  • Slow reflexes
  • Slurred Speech

Its Your Choice
  • You can choose to live an alcohol-free life in
    which you pursue your goals and work steadily at
    reaching them
  • Or
  • You can get sidetracked and thrown off course
    altogether by using alcohol.

Bell Ringer 4 Practice Quiz
  • 1. Why is there a link between alcohol and
    violence?A) Because you have more control when
    you drink
  • B) Because of alcohol withdrawal syndrome
  • C) As a result of denial
  • D) Because alcohol can make people act
    differently than they normally would
  • 2. Which of the following people would have the
    highest BAC after 2 drinks?A) A 150 pound female
  • B) A 115 pound female
  • C) A 150 pound man
  • D) A 200 pound man
  • 3. Which of the following is the correct proof
    of a beverage that is 12 alcohol?A) 12 proof
  • B) 24 proof
  • C) 80 proof
  • D) 20 proof
  • 4. How can drinking games be dangerous?A) It is
    a form of binge drinking
  • B) It causes drunk driving
  • C) You can lose a lot of money
  • D) You lose a lot of weight
  • 5. A(n) _________ is an activity in which a
    person is forced to participate in a dangerous or
    demeaning act to become a member of a club or
    group.A) binge drinking
  • B) hazing activity
  • C) initiation
  • D) party
  • Why does your body experience a hangover when you
    drink?A) A large amount of alcohol in the body
    takes a long time to be excreted
  • B) It's a form of withdrawal
  • C) Because you had a blackout
  • D) It's a form of cirrhosis

  • 7. Why is it dangerous to drink alcohol when you
    are as young as 15 years old?A) It increases the
    risk of becoming an alcoholic later in life
  • B) It's illegal
  • C) Because you had a blackout
  • D) All of the above
  • 8. __________ protects the baby from any alcohol
    a woman drinks when pregnant.A) Fetal alcohol
  • B) The placenta
  • C) Nothing
  • D) The umbilical cord
  • 9. How can someone rid the body of alcohol after
    drinking?A) Taking a cold shower
  • B) Getting fresh air
  • C) Drinking coffee
  • D) There is no a way to quickly rid the body of
  • 10. A friend is telling you about a party he
    went to where he drank so much he couldn't
    remember what he did there. He threw up at the
    party. His BAC was probably ________.
    BACEffects on the Body
  • .02People feel relaxed and become talkative.
    Social confidence may increase. Thinking and
    decision making abilities may be impaired.
  • .05Reasoning and judgment are impaired. People
    feel relaxed and confident. Speech may be
  • .08-.10Reasoning, judgment, self control,
    muscular coordination, and reaction time are
    seriously impaired. People can no longer make
    responsible decisions or walk without staggering.
    Speech is slurred. In most states, they are
    considered legally drunk.
  • .12Loss of coordination and balance. People may
    become confused, disoriented, and nauseous.
  • .20Emotions are unpredictable and may change
    rapidly. People may pass out.
  • .30A person will have little or no control over
    his or her mind and body. Most people cannot stay
    awake to reach this BAC.
  • .40A person is likely to be unconscious.
    Breathing and heartbeat slow down. Death can
  • .50People may enter a deep coma and die.A) 0
  • B) 0.12
  • C) 0.3
  • D) 0.05

Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Alcohol the Body pg 411-415
  • Thinking Decision Making, pg. 416-417
  • Violence Illegal Behavior, pg 418
  • Alcoholism, pg 419
  • Getting Help, pg 420
  • Alcohol Advertising, pg 421
  • Resisting Peer Pressure, pg. 422
  • Study Guide, pg 423
  • Questions 1-10, 15,16,17,20

Daily Review
  • The general name for a disease in which a person
    has a dependence on alcohol is called
  • alcoholism
  • An activity in which a person is forced to
    participate in dangerous or demeaning activities
    is called
  • hazing
  • Consuming large amounts of alcohol in a short
    amount of time is called a
  • Binge Drinking
  • Alcohol can be produced naturally by ___________
    of fruits, vegetables, or grains
  • fermentation
  • ________________ is physical and mental
    impairment, ranging from inability to walk to
  • intoxication

Daily Review
  • Alcohols true nature is as a ____________, which
    causes the CNS to slow down.
  • Depressant
  • How is a persons alcohol intoxication level
  • blood alcohol concentration
  • What is the blood alcohol content to declare an
    automobile driver legally intoxicated in the
    State of Michigan?
  • 0.08
  • A person who drinks and cannot remember what
    happened has had a(n) _________.
  • blackout
  • What is the most deadly short-term effect of
    alcohol abuse?
  • driving under the influence of alcohol
  • What is the leading cause of death among
  • driving a motor vehicle while intoxicated

Daily Review
  • Name the organ that processes alcohol oxidation
  • liver
  • What percentage of alcohol is contained within a
    bottle of 80-proof liquor?
  • 40
  • What age do you have to be in the State of
    Michigan to buy or possess alcohol?
  • 21
  • What is the blood alcohol content to declare an
    automobile driver, who is under 21 years of age,
    legally intoxicated in the State of Michigan?
  • Zero Tolerance
  • The measured amount of alcohol in a drink is
    called ___________
  • proof

Daily Review
  • A disease caused by alcohol that causes chronic
    damage to liver cells is __________
  • cirrhosis
  • A poisonous substance is known as a(n)
  • toxin
  • Hallucinations caused by withdrawal from alcohol
    is called _________.
  • delirium tremens syndrome
  • A person who refuses to acknowledge he or she has
    a problem with alcohol is said to be in
  • denial

  • QUIZ
  • Tomorrow

Bell Ringer 5KWL

Tobacco Unit
  • If Our Body Is A Temple, Then Why Do We Treat It
    Like Trash?

  • Cigarette-smoking is the leading cause of
    avoidable death in the United States, accounting
    for more deaths than AIDS, Car Crashes, Suicides,
    Homicides, Fires and Illegal Drugs Combined.

  • Cigarettes Kill 4 million people a year, one
    death every 8 seconds!

  • Peer Pressure is the main reason why teenagers
    start to smoke.
  • To fit in, to look cool, to feel older and to try
    something new. This all contributes to teens
    taking their first puff of a cigarette.

  • Teenagers fail to realize that health risks begin
    from the moment the cigarette smoke from the 1st
    cigarette enters the body.

  • Young people think they can drop the habit
    whenever they want, but they fail to realize that
    smoking is not a habit, it is an ADDICTION.

  • ADDICTION means a physiological or psychological
    dependence on a substance or activity.

  • People who started smoking when they were
    teenagers are still smoking today-not because
    they want to, but because they are addicted.
  • Tobacco is classified as a stimulant
  • Smoking-gas exchange is an expressway to the
  • Tobacco Nicotine is absorbed into the brain
    within 3-5 seconds

What Is In Cigarettes?
  • With each puff of a cigarette, the smoker comes
    in contact with at least 40chemicals.
  • Such as Cyanide, formaldehyde, and arsenic.

What Is In Cigarettes?
  • Cigarettes contain many of the same chemicals
    that make paint, toilet cleaner, and car

What Is In Cigarettes?
  • Tobacco contains nicotine.
  • Nicotine is the addictive drug in cigarettes.
  • People continue to smoke to reduce the craving
    for nicotine.
  • Did You Know that nicotine is a deadly poison
    that is used as an insecticide.

Smokeless Tobacco
  • Smokeless Tobacco is tobacco that is sniffed
    thorough the nose or chewed.
  • Chewing tobacco has nicotine in it as well,
    therefore it is addictive.
  • Health risks include mouth sores, cancer of the
    lip, mouth or throat and damage to the teeth and
  • It is NOT a safe alternative to cigarette use!

Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Nicotine
  • pg. 425
  • Smoking
  • pg 426-427
  • Smokeless Tobacco, pg 429
  • Be ready to discuss the above information

  • QUIZ
  • Today

Bell Ringer 6-Notebook, pg 85
  • Why do so many teenagers start to smoke?
  • What can be done to stop teenagers from smoking?

The Effects Of Smoking
  • Short-Term
  • Stained Yellow Teeth
  • Bad Breath
  • Yellowish Skin and Nails
  • Smelly Clothes
  • Loss of taste buds
  • Ticket-Age 18
  • Loss of

The Effects Of Smoking
  • Long-Term
  • Over time, the tar and pollutants in tobacco
    smoke take their toll on several body systems.

The Effects Of Smoking
  • The major long-term effects that are associated
    with cigarette smoking are
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Lung Cancer

The Effects Of Smoking
  • ChronicBronchitis
  • Your cilia become useless, so tar from cigarette
    smoke builds up.
  • Which results in chronic coughing and excessive
    mucus secretion.

The Effects Of Smoking
  • Emphysema
  • Is the destruction of tiny air sacs within the
  • Instead of using 5 energy to breath a person
    has to use 80 to take a breath.

The Effects Of Smoking
  • Lung Cancer
  • Is the leading cause of cancer death among males.
  • Cilia is destroyed and excess mucus cannot be
  • The smoker develops a cough.

The Effects Of Smoking
  • Lung Cancer
  • Cancerous cells grow in these conditions.
  • They block the bronchia and move to the lungs
    which progressively destroy our vital organ.

The Effects Of Smoking
  • A Normal Healthy Lung

The Effects Of Smoking
  • A Smokers Lung


Bell Ringer 7-Notebook, pg 85
  • Why do cigarette alcohol companies target
    teenagers and young adults in their
  • Why do cigarette companies run anti-smoking
  • Why do so many teenagers/young adults start
    smoking or social smoke?

Second Hand Smoke
  • Mainstream smoke is the smoke that a smoker blows
  • Side Stream smoke is the smoke that comes from
    the burning cigarette.
  • Second Hand Smoke can cause lung cancer and the
    same problems that a smoker would get.

The Effects Of Smoking
  • When Pregnant women smoke their babies are
    affected to.
  • Effects range from low birth weight,
    deformations, lung cancer and death.

Your Rights
  • You have the right to express your feeling that
    people do not smoke around you.
  • By doing so you protect the air you breathe and
    the air of those around you.
  • A smoke-free environment benefits your health and
    the health of others.

Benefits Of A Non Smoker
  • Ability to take a deep breath.
  • Ability to taste food and have a full sense of
  • Ability to participate in physical activity
    without being short of breath.

Top Ten Facts (the Truth.com)
  • In the U.S., about 50,000 people die each year
    from secondhand smoke-related diseases.
  • Sodium hydroxide is a caustic compound found in
    hair removal products. Its also found in
  • Tobacco companies products kill 36,000 people
    every month. Thats more lives thrown away than
    there are public garbage cans in NYC.
  • Human sweat contains urea and ammonia. So do

Top Ten Facts (the Truth.com)
  • In 1988, one tobacco company brainstormed the
    idea of a colored cigarette to enhance
  • One tobacco company supplied their product to be
    used in the G-rated film, The Muppet Movie.
  • Around the 1980s, tobacco companies labeled
    African Americans - less educated, prefer malt
    liquor, have problems with their own self-esteem.
  • In 1996, the tobacco industry said that drinking
    one to two glasses of whole milk a day was
    riskier than second-hand smoke.

Top Ten Facts (the Truth.com)
  • In 1997, a tobacco CEO said that if it was proven
    to his satisfaction that cigarettes cause cancer,
    hed probably shut (the company) down immediately
    to get a better hold on things. Their website now
    admits that cigarettes cause cancer, but theyre
    still open for business.
  • In 1971, when one tobacco executive was reminded
    that smoking can lead to underweight babies, he
    said, " some women would prefer smaller babies. "

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Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Secondhand Smoke, pg 428
  • Advertising, pg 430-431
  • Quitting, pg 432-433
  • Resisting Peer Pressure, pg 434
  • Study Guide, pg 435
  • Questions 2,3,5,7-10,15,17,20,22

Bell Ringer 8
  • Notebook Pg. 94
  • Marijuana Pre-Test

What Are Drugs?
  • The main contributing factor in many homicides,
    suicides and accidents is substance abuse.

What Are Drugs?
  • Drug Use Is A High Risk Behavior!!!
  • Drug Use can harm a persons physical, mental,
    emotional, and social health and even lead to

What Are Drugs?
  • Illegal Drugs are substances that are against the
    law for people of any age to make, possess, buy
    or sell.

What Are Drugs?
  • Synthetic Drugs are chemical substances produced
    artificially in a laboratory.
  • Illicit Drugs are the use or sale of any
    substance that is illegal or otherwise not
  • Teens use gateway drugs which are drugs that
    often lead to other serious and dangerous drug
    use. Ex.. Alcohol Tobacco.

Dangers Of Drug Abuse
  • Anyone who abuses drugs is also at risk for
  • Overdosing is a strong or even fatal reaction to
    taking a large amount of a drug.

Dangers Of Drug Abuse
  • When drug use involves injecting substances
    through a needle there is a high risk contracting
    the HIV virus or STDs

Consequences Of Drug Abuse
  • The body of that person develops tolerance to the
    drug, needing more and more of it get the same

Consequences Of Drug Abuse
  • Addiction The body and/or mind develops a
    chemical need for the drug.

Dangers Of Drug Abuse
  • Withdrawal occurs when a person stops using a
    drug on which he or she is physiologically
    dependent. Causing severe headaches, vomiting,
    chills, cramps and even death.

Dangers Of Drug Abuse
  • Addiction involves physiological and
    psychological dependence on that particular drug.

Its Your Choice
  • And its your body, you are the one who controls
    what goes into it.
  • You can either treat it like a Temple
  • Or Like a Piece Of Trash.

  • Long term effects of smoking include
  • lung cancer, emphysema, and chronic bronchitis
  • Effects of smoking while pregnant.
  • Low birth weight, deformations, and still birth
  • Exhaled and sidestream smoke also is called
  • secondhand smoke
  • The inability of alveoli to function is called.
  • emphysema
  • A product that is placed on the skin of the arm
    to release nicotine in the body is called
  • nicotine patch
  • White patches of abnormal cells in the mouth
    are(is) called
  • leukoplakia

  • Any chemical know to cause cancer is a(n)
  • carcinogen
  • Cigarette-smoking is the leading cause of
    ___________ death in the United States,
    accounting for more deaths than AIDS, Car
    Crashes, Suicides, Homicides, Fires and Illegal
    Drugs Combined.
  • Avoidable
  • ____________ is the main reason why teenagers
    start to smoke.
  • Peer Pressure
  • ______________ means a physiological or
    psychological dependence on a substance or
  • Addiction
  • What category of drug does tobacco fall under?
  • stimulant
  • What is the name of microscopic, hair-like
    structures that line the air passageways and thus
    keep mucus toward the throat and not the air
    passage called?
  • cilia

  • Name the addictive drug that is contained in
  • nicotine
  • How fast is nicotine absorbed into the brain?
  • 3-5 seconds
  • What is the legal age for use of tobacco products
    in the State of Michigan?
  • 18
  • Smoking one pack of cigarettes per day for one
    year costs approximately
  • 2500
  • A gas that interferes with the ability of the
    blood to carry oxygen is
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • The sticky, thick liquid formed when tobacco
    burns is called
  • Tar

  • QUIZ Tomorrow

  • Teen Drug Use

  • QUIZ Today

Bell Ringer 9-Notebook, pg 85
  • Why are drugs such a problem in our society?
  • What can be done to solve this problem?

Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Inhalants, pg 437
  • Marijuana, pg 438-439
  • Ecstasy, pg 440
  • Club Drugs, pg 441
  • Hallucinogens, pg 442
  • Speaking Out, pg 443
  • Stimulants, pg 444-445
  • Narcotics, pg 446-447
  • Sedatives, pg 448
  • Steroids, pg 449
  • Peer Pressure, pg. 450
  • Study Guide, pg 451
  • Questions
  • 1-5, 10, 14, 19, 21

Bell Ringer 10
  • Health Notebook pg. 95
  • Being Assertive Takes Practice
  • Situation 1- Grass In the Park

Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Drug Use is Risky, pg 453
  • Risk Factors, pg 454-455
  • Protective Factors, pg 456-457
  • Dependence, pg 458-459
  • Codependence, pg 460
  • Study Guide, pg 461
  • Questions
  • 2-10

Bell Ringer 11
  • Health Notebook pg. 98
  • Being Assertive Takes Practice
  • Situation 4- Theres No Problem Here

Textbook Read Discuss
  • Read pages
  • Peer Pressure, pg 463
  • Resistance, pg 464-465
  • Role Models, pg 466
  • Drug Unit Study Guide

  • ____________is when the body or mind develops
    dependence for a drug.
  • Addiction
  • ________________occurs when a person stops using
    a drug on which he or she is physiologically
    dependent. Causing severe headaches, vomiting,
    chills, cramps and even death.
  • Withdrawal
  • A drug that has the same ingredients as a
    brand-name drug is a _____________drug.
  • generic-name
  • Chemicals that are inhaled and affect mood are
  • inhalants
  • A group of drugs that slow down the central
    nervous system and relieve pain are known as
  • narcotics

  • A person who supports the harmful behavior of
    others is an
  • enabler
  • A person who wants to rescue a person with
    addictive behavior is referred to as a
  • codependent
  • __________ drugs are chemical substances
    produced artificially in a laboratory.
  • Synthetic
  • Teens use __________drugs which are drugs that
    often lead to other serious and dangerous drug
    use. Examples Alcohol Tobacco.
  • Gateway
  • _____________ is a strong or even fatal reaction
    to taking a large amount of a drug.
  • Overdosing
  • _____________ is when the body of a person needs
    more of a drug to get the same effect.
  • Tolerance
  • A drug purchased without a prescription is called
    a(n) ___________.
  • Over the Counter Drug

  • An unwanted body change from a drug is called
    a(n) ___________.
  • Side Effect
  • A written order by a health professional for a
    drug is a(n) ____________.
  • Prescription Drug
  • The amount of a drug taken at one time is a(n)
  • Dosage
  • _________ is the intentional use of a drug
    without medical or health reasons.
  • Abuse
  • A painkiller produced from morphine is
  • Codeine
  • The collective term used to describe drugs such
    as GHB and roofies is called
  • Club Drugs

  • A psychoactive drug that can act as a
    hallucinogen or stimulant is
  • Ecstasy
  • A group of drugs that speed up the central
    nervous system are known as
  • Stimulants
  • When the body becomes used to a certain drug, a
    person is said to have built up a(n) ________ to
    that drug.
  • Tolerance
  • A responsible person who helps another is a(n)
  • Mentor
  • Wanting ________ means wanting something
  • Instant Gratification
  • Unpleasant reactions when a person stops using a
    drug are called___________
  • Withdrawal

  • QUIZ
  • Tomorrow

  • QUIZ
  • Today

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