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  • Are You In The Know?
  • Categories• Drugs in General• Prescription Drugs and Over-the-Counter Medications• Alcohol• Marijuana• Tobacco• Women and Drugs• Pregnancy, Babies and Drugs
  • Category: Drugs in General
  • True or False?Tobacco is the most popular drug in theworld.4
  • FalseCaffeine is the worlds most popular drug.It can be found in coffee, tea, chocolate, colas, and energy drinks.5
  • True or False?Hallucinogens are drugs that distort reality.6
  • TrueHallucinogens (such as Ketamines, magic mushrooms and LCD) is a group of drugs that distort reality.7
  • True or False?Drug misuse is using drugs in a way that they werent intended.8
  • TrueDrug misuse is defined as the use ofdrugs in a way that they weren’tintended(and increase the risk to your health and safety)9
  • True or False?Marijuana is the most commonly used drug among students from grades 7 to 12.10
  • FalseAlcohol is the most commonly used drugamong high school students.In 2011 55% of students reporteddrinking alcohol in the past year.11
  • True or False?Taking more drugs that your body can handle is called Drug Abuse.12
  • FalseTaking more drugs than your body canhandle is called Drug OverdoseAt this point your body perceives the drugs as poison and thiscauses an adverse reaction.13
  • True or False?Drug withdrawal has only psychological symptoms.14
  • FalseHeadaches, anxiety, nausea and fatigue areall physical symptoms of withdrawalWhen your body becomes dependent on a drug and then isdeprived of it, you can experience these symptoms andmore15
  • Category: Prescription Drugs and Over-the-counter Medications16
  • True or False?Drugs bought at a pharmacy are always safe.17
  • FalsePrescription drugs are safe when takenfollowing the instructions on the label or thedoctor’s instructions.18
  • True or False?Opioids are the prescription drug most oftenabused by youth.19
  • TrueOpioids (such as codeine, morphine, or opium)have become the most common prescriptiondrugs used by teenagers to get high.20
  • True or False?Drowsiness, injury, and death are 3 dangers oftaking prescription drugs to get high?21
  • TrueThe risks of taking prescription drugs to get high are:• Making risky decisions• Being injured or killed because of fighting• Becoming very drowsy- so drowsy that its difficult to awaken the person• Dying from an overdose.22
  • True or False?Most teens get the prescription drugs theyabuse from their parents medicine cabinet.23
  • TrueFriends and the family medicine cabinet are the majorsources of these drugs. More than seventy percent ofpeople who abuse prescription painkillers say they getthem from family or friends.24
  • True or False?Teens find it easier to get high on over-the-counter medicine than with illegal drugs.25
  • TrueTeens find misusing prescription drugs it is theleast expensive and easiest way of getting highand can be attained without having theirmotives questioned.26
  • Category: Alcohol27
  • True or False?There are no visible symptoms of alcohol poisoning.28
  • FalseSome of the visible symptoms of alcoholpoisoning are:Vomiting (vomiting is your body’s way to get rid of apoison)Passing out (passing out is the result of your centralnervous system being depressed)Blacking out29
  • True or False?Binge drinking is defined as having 3 drinks at the same bar.30
  • FalseBinge Drinking is having 5 drinks or more in onesitting (one drinking session)31
  • True or False?Mixing alcohol with coffee or energy drinks will make a person more alert.
  • FalseEnergy drinks usually make a person feel alert because theycontain caffeine and other stimulants. But combining themwith alcohol doesn’t work the same way. You might feel morealert but you won’t actually be, instead of sobering up it willproduce a complicated cocktail for your brain.33
  • True or False?Alcohol increases the likelihood of unprotected sex.34
  • TrueBeing under the influence of alcohol increases chancesof having unwanted/unprotected sexAlcohol affects the part of your brain that controls yourjudgement.35
  • True or False?The best way to get sober when you have beendrinking is to take medicine (e.g. aspirins).36
  • False• Sleeping is the best way to become sober. It allows your body to rest and allows it to clear the alcohol out of your system and cleanse it. The longer you sleep the better you will feel in the morning.• Drinking water helps clean your body.• Getting fresh air, some exercise, and not having an empty stomach also help!37
  • True or False?A designated driver is a person who does not take drugs nor drinks to provide a safe ride home.38
  • TrueA designated driver is someone who is chosen(before the party) as the safe ride home andthus he/she does not take drugs nor drinksalcohol at the party.(BUT a driver’s ability to drive safely can still be affected ifall the passengers are drunk)39
  • Category: Marijuana40
  • True or False?Marijuana is a chemically engineereddrug.41
  • FalseMarijuana comes from the Cannabisplant.Cannabis is the scientific name for marijuana, plus thereare many other slang terms such as pot, hash, weed etc.42
  • True or False?Marijuana can affect someones school work43
  • TrueMarijuana affects memory, judgment, and perception. Thedrug can make you mess up in school, in sports or clubs, orwith your friends. If you’re high on marijuana, you aremore likely to make mistakes that could embarrass or evenhurt you.44
  • True or False?Since marijuana is natural (because it comes from a plant) it is good for you.45
  • FalseAlthough marijuana is a plant that doesn’t mean thatit is good for you; it is being mixed with over 100 chemicalsthat can cause serious health problems46
  • True or False?There is more tar in marijuana than in tobacco.47
  • TrueResearch shows there are 3-5 times the amountof tar in the lungs from smoking marijuana. Taris known to cause breathing problems.48
  • True or False?Growing marijuana is legal in Canada.49
  • FalseMarijuana is currently a controlled substance. It is a criminal offense to import, export, possess, grow, sell, give, or traffic.50
  • Category: Tobacco51
  • True or False?Nicotine is the substance in cigarettes that makes them addictive.52
  • TrueNicotine is the substance that makes cigarettes Nicotine addictive. Nicotine addiction is both physical and (there are more than 500 additives in tobacco psychological.cigarettes, creating over 4000 chemical components when they are burned; BUT it is the nicotine that is addictive, whether in cigarettes, gum or patch)53
  • True or False?Arsenic can be found in cigarettes.54
  • TrueArsenic is found in Cigarettes, Pesticides,Insecticides.Arsenic is a poison that has the potential to cause damage to theskin, lungs, blood vessels and heart.55
  • True or False?The pleasurable effects of nicotine last five minutes.56
  • False The pleasurableeffects of nicotine last about an hour. After that thecraving cycle begins again.57
  • True or False?Yellow teeth are a common side effect of smoking.58
  • TrueSome of the common effects of smoking are:Yellow teeth, Lungs hurt, Persistent coughing59
  • True or False?The legal age to buy cigarettes in Ontario is 18.60
  • FalseThe legal age is 19.(under the Smoke Free Ontario Act, which came intoeffect in 2006) 61
  • Category: Women and Drugs62
  • True or False?Tylenol #3 is a drug that is more commonly used by guys rather than girls.63
  • Falseylenol #3 is more commonly used by girlsthan by guys64
  • True or False?Girls generally use drugs to improve theirconfidence.65
  • TrueGirls usually use drugs to improve mood andincrease confidence.Their reasons are generally different than the ones given byguys; girls use drugs to decrease tension, lose weight and fit inwith their peer group.66
  • True or False?Women have a stronger reaction than men to the same amount of alcohol because it reacts with estrogen.67
  • FalseThere are 2 reasons why women have a stronger reaction thanmen to the same amount of alcohol: Because women have less water1. Percentage of body fat compared to water. Females generallyhave more fat& less water in theirso the Alcohol is water in their body bodies. blood/soluble, so less water in the body translates to a higher bloodalcohol concentration. concentration is larger alcohol2. Females have less of the active enzyme alcohol dehydrogenasewhich begins to break down alcohol in the stomach lining. Lessenzyme means more alcohol in the system.68
  • True or False?Developing Breast Cancer is a risk that can be increased with each additional drink a woman takes.69
  • TrueResearch shows the risk for developing breast cancer later inlife increases for every drink you take.70
  • True or False?We can prevent young women from havingproblems with drug use by increasing their selfesteem, coping skills, and peer support.71
  • FalseSome of the ways we can prevent young women fromhaving problems with drug use include:•Increasing their confidence and self esteem•Giving them the skills to cope and meet life’schallenges•Helping them give and get support from their peers72
  • Category: Pregnancy, Babies and Drugs73
  • True or False?The law cannot punish adults smoking withminors in a motor vehicle.74
  • FalseA new law passed in 2009 in Ontario prohibitssmoking in a motor vehicle with a minor under theage of 16.75
  • True or False?Ecstasy is the most frequently used illicit drug during pregnancy.76
  • FalseMarijuana is the most frequently used illicitdrug during pregnancyReports estimate use ranging from 3-30% among pregnantwomen.77
  • True or False?Hyperactivity, depression, and anxiety are some risks that a child may suffer if their mother used cannabis heavily during their pregnancy.78
  • TrueHyperactivity ,Depression and anxiety , Problems withmemory can result from heavy use of marijuana duringpregnancy.These effects are often delayed until the child is 3-6 years old or older.79
  • True or False?Doctors have discovered an optimal amount of alcohol that can be drunk safely during pregnancy.80
  • FalseThere is no proven safe level for alcohol duringpregnancy.Although the evidence is that heavy drinking causes Fetal AlcoholSyndrome, research cannot establish a safe level for alcohol andtherefore no alcohol at all is seen as the safest practice.81
  • True or False?Mothers who have problems with substance abuse are reluctant to get help because of stigma.82
  • True.Society can be blaming and judgemental.Stigma and scrutiny cause mothers not to get help for their problems.This is far more evident for aboriginal women, poor women and womenof color. Did you know she is pregnant?83
  • Thanks For Playing Young Moms to Young Moms Having The Power To Empower84