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3 edition of Heroin found in the catalog.

Heroin

by Jim Gallagher

  • 200 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Broomall, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heroin,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Heroin abuse,
  • Prevention,
  • Treatment

  • About the Edition

    Examines the history, nature, sources, and effects of heroin, the dangers of its use, and treatment for addiction to it.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Jim Gallagher
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5822.H4 G35 1998
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24929295M
    ISBN 100791051811
    ISBN 109780791051818
    OCLC/WorldCa222854499

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    Get this from a library! Heroin. [Todd Howard] -- Discusses the history of heroin, its physiological and societal effects, and the extreme difficulty of fighting heroin abuse, both on an individual and a national basis. Get this from a library! Heroin. [Sandra Lee Smith] -- "Discusses heroin, its unique qualities and dangers, and counsels against illegal involvement with the drug."--Title page verso.

      Guitarist Robbie Robertson helped to change music history with Bob Dylan’s backing group the Band. He remembers how the ‘brotherhood’ ended in Author: Paula Cocozza. Heroin addiction is a recognized mental disorder and is classified in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) as opioid use disorder, although heroin is just one of several opioids that people can become dependent on. More and more people are becoming addicted to prescription opioid painkillers, and the lines are blurring between these very different groups of .


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