Buzzed: The Straight Facts About the Most Used and Abused Drugs from Alcohol to Ecstasy (Fully Revised and Updated Fourth Edition)

Buzzed: The Straight Facts About the Most Used and Abused Drugs from Alcohol to Ecstasy (Fully Revised and Updated Fourth Edition) Author Cynthia Kuhn Ph.D.
ISBN-10 0393344517
ISBN-13 9780393344516
Year 2014-08-11
Pages 384
Language English
Publisher W. W. Norton & Company
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The fourth edition of the essential accessible source for understanding how drugs work and their effects on body and behavior A bestseller in its three previous editions Buzzed is now revised and updated with the most recent discoveries about drugs It includes new information about biological and behavioral changes in addiction the prescription drug abuse epidemic distinctive drug effects on the adolescent brain and trends from synthetic cannabinoids to e cigarettes Lively highly informative unbiased and thorough Addiction Research Theory this no nonsense handbook surveys the most used and abused drugs from caffeine to heroin to methamphetamine In both quick reference summaries and in depth analysis it reports on how these drugs enter the body how they manipulate the brain their short term and long term effects the different highs they produce and the circumstances in which they can be deadly Neither a just say no treatise nor a how to manual Buzzed is based on the conviction that people make better decisions with accurate information in hand 8 pages of color illustrations

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