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Educating Yourself About Alcohol And Drugs: A People's Primer, Revised Edition

 
 
 
 
Educating Yourself About Alcohol And Drugs: A People's Primer, Revised Edition
Author: Marc Alan Schuckit
ISBN 13: 9780306457838
ISBN 10: 306457830
Edition: Revised ed.
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication Date: 1998-03-22
Format: Paperback
Pages: 286
List Price: $22.50
 
 

"Dr. Schuckit - one of the world's leading authorities in the field of drug and alcohol abuse - empowers us to confront the myths, anxieties, and ignorance standing in the way of squarely assessing whe"

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A guide for people trying to decide if they or a loved one have a problem with drugs or alcohol and considering what might be done about it. The director of two treatment programs explains what drugs are; how they affect the brain; the medical, emotional, and social problems they can cause; and what resources are available to help users stop. An appendix reprints 28 articles that ran between 1988 and 1994 in the Drug Abuse & Alcoholism Newsletter, which the author edits. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)