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Drug Addiction<br />Allison Touchstone<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/latin_snake/2608354549/lightbox/<br />
Thesis Statement <br />	Drug addiction is a devastating issue that is affecting our society today. Addiction takes on many...
    Uncle Eric, 51<br />http://www.cosmeticssurgery.org/images/drug-addiction.jpg<br />
What is a Drug?<br />http://trafficticketteam.wordpress.com/2009/08/30/drugs-what-you-can-expect/drugsfotoverkleind/<br />
Different Categories of Drugs <br />www.hemp4victory.com/drugs-legalized.html<br />
What is Addiction?<br />www.japan...dhism.com/addiction.html<br />
Risk Factors of Drug Usage  <br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/leafnibbler/2570320265/<br />
HOW DRUGS AFFECT THE BRAIN<br />http://www.jeffwolfsberg.com/_wpJW/wp-content/uploads/brain.jpg<br />
A Normal, Healthy Brain <br />Top<br />Bottom<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atla...
A Normal, Healthy Brain<br />Side<br />Front<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas...
Heroin Addict<br />Normal, Healthy Brain<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/ima...
Cocaine Addict<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-ab...
Meth Addict<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse...
Marijuana Addict<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-...
Alcoholic <br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/...
Crack<br />http://domainshane.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/7_Seven_Gram_Rock_Crack_Charlie_Sheen.jpg<br />
Cocaine <br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/foxtongue/3128716789/<br />
Alcoholism<br />http://www.thehealthtime.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/alcoholism.jpg<br />
“Physicians who are familiar with alcoholism agree there is no such thing as making a normal drinker out of an alcoholic.”...
Signs of Alcoholism<br />Drinking for relief<br />Need for increasingly large amounts of alcohol to feel drunk<br />“Black...
Marijuana<br />http://weedsmokersguide.com/pictures/2010/06/Blunt-Rolling2.jpg<br />
How Marijuana Affects the Body<br />http://dresonic.files.wordpress.com/2007/02/titlephoto.jpg<br />
Methamphetamine<br />
The Dangers of Meth<br />http://www.cityofdouglaswy.com/vertical/Sites/%7B52347BB1-2476-45A1-A80E-FDF4BD158A35%7D/uploads/...
http://www.methmadness.com/addictfacesofmethL.jpg<br />
Heroin <br />http://www.beardface.com/node?page=10<br />
Rehabilitation Options<br />http://findadrugrehab.org/pics/addiction%20treatment%20center.jpg<br />
12 Step Programs <br />http://www.demeroladdictionhelp.com/images/12-step-program-demerol-addiction.jpg<br />
Self-Help Groups<br />http://addictionrecoveryhope.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/become-a-christian.jpg<br />
Alternative<br />Treatments<br />http://www.sunsethillsacupuncture.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/featuredimage0.jpg<br />
Application<br />Car Wash<br />$215 dollars raised <br />Livengrin Foundation <br />http://www.franklincirclechurch.org/ca...
Application Video <br />
Class Activity <br />http://www.mdottrafficsafety.com/Programs/safetyEductationPrograms/Pages/Fatal-Vision-Goggles.aspx<br />
Works Cited <br />Shaw, Brian F., Paul Ritvo, and Jane Irvine. Addiction & Recovery for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2005....
Conclusion<br />In conclusion, drug addiction is a problem that needs to be taken seriously.It is so much easier to say no...
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  1. 1. Drug Addiction<br />Allison Touchstone<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/latin_snake/2608354549/lightbox/<br />
  2. 2. Thesis Statement <br /> Drug addiction is a devastating issue that is affecting our society today. Addiction takes on many forms, whether itmay be alcoholism, or substance abuse. It affects both the abuser, their family and friends emotionally, mentally, financially and physically.<br />http://www.salvationarmysouth.org/spiritualformation/images/drugs.jpg<br />
  3. 3. Uncle Eric, 51<br />http://www.cosmeticssurgery.org/images/drug-addiction.jpg<br />
  4. 4. What is a Drug?<br />http://trafficticketteam.wordpress.com/2009/08/30/drugs-what-you-can-expect/drugsfotoverkleind/<br />
  5. 5. Different Categories of Drugs <br />www.hemp4victory.com/drugs-legalized.html<br />
  6. 6. What is Addiction?<br />www.japan...dhism.com/addiction.html<br />
  7. 7. Risk Factors of Drug Usage <br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/leafnibbler/2570320265/<br />
  8. 8. HOW DRUGS AFFECT THE BRAIN<br />http://www.jeffwolfsberg.com/_wpJW/wp-content/uploads/brain.jpg<br />
  9. 9. A Normal, Healthy Brain <br />Top<br />Bottom<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  10. 10. A Normal, Healthy Brain<br />Side<br />Front<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  11. 11. Heroin Addict<br />Normal, Healthy Brain<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  12. 12. Cocaine Addict<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  13. 13. Meth Addict<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  14. 14. Marijuana Addict<br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  15. 15. Alcoholic <br />http://www.amenclinics.com/brain-science/spect-image-gallery/spect-atlas/images-of-alcohol-and-drug-abuse/<br />
  16. 16. Crack<br />http://domainshane.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/7_Seven_Gram_Rock_Crack_Charlie_Sheen.jpg<br />
  17. 17. Cocaine <br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/foxtongue/3128716789/<br />
  18. 18. Alcoholism<br />http://www.thehealthtime.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/alcoholism.jpg<br />
  19. 19. “Physicians who are familiar with alcoholism agree there is no such thing as making a normal drinker out of an alcoholic.”<br />-ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, The Big Book<br />http://www.amillionlives.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Effects-of-Alcoholism.jpg<br />http://www.notable-quotes.com/a/alcoholism_quotes.html<br />
  20. 20. Signs of Alcoholism<br />Drinking for relief<br />Need for increasingly large amounts of alcohol to feel drunk<br />“Blackouts” : Not being able to remember events or block of time while drinking<br />Not admitting to having a problem<br />Hiding drinking from others<br />Sneaking drinks<br />Increasing thoughts about alcohol <br />Planning events or entire days around drinking<br />Drinking as soon as they wake up<br />Personality changes and mood swings<br />http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/27/dining/27drin.html?_r=1<br />
  21. 21. Marijuana<br />http://weedsmokersguide.com/pictures/2010/06/Blunt-Rolling2.jpg<br />
  22. 22. How Marijuana Affects the Body<br />http://dresonic.files.wordpress.com/2007/02/titlephoto.jpg<br />
  23. 23. Methamphetamine<br />
  24. 24. The Dangers of Meth<br />http://www.cityofdouglaswy.com/vertical/Sites/%7B52347BB1-2476-45A1-A80E-FDF4BD158A35%7D/uploads/%7BCB8221C6-27BE-4B2D-AE32-F84CCFD582EA%7D.JPG<br />
  25. 25. http://www.methmadness.com/addictfacesofmethL.jpg<br />
  26. 26. Heroin <br />http://www.beardface.com/node?page=10<br />
  27. 27. Rehabilitation Options<br />http://findadrugrehab.org/pics/addiction%20treatment%20center.jpg<br />
  28. 28. 12 Step Programs <br />http://www.demeroladdictionhelp.com/images/12-step-program-demerol-addiction.jpg<br />
  29. 29. Self-Help Groups<br />http://addictionrecoveryhope.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/become-a-christian.jpg<br />
  30. 30. Alternative<br />Treatments<br />http://www.sunsethillsacupuncture.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/featuredimage0.jpg<br />
  31. 31. Application<br />Car Wash<br />$215 dollars raised <br />Livengrin Foundation <br />http://www.franklincirclechurch.org/carwash_3851c.jpg<br />
  32. 32. Application Video <br />
  33. 33. Class Activity <br />http://www.mdottrafficsafety.com/Programs/safetyEductationPrograms/Pages/Fatal-Vision-Goggles.aspx<br />
  34. 34. Works Cited <br />Shaw, Brian F., Paul Ritvo, and Jane Irvine. Addiction & Recovery for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2005. Print<br />Gwinnell, Esther, and Christine A. Adamec. "Heroin." The Encyclopedia of Drug Abuse. New York NY: Facts On File, 2008. Print<br />Karr, Justin. Alcoholism. Detroit: Greenhaven, 2008. Print.<br />Walker, Ida. Addiction in America: Society, Psychology, and Heredity. Philadelphia: Mason Crest, 2008. Print.<br />Etingoff, Kim. Methamphetamine: Unsafe Speed. Philadelphia: Mason Crest, 2008. Print.<br />Goodwin, William. Marijuana. San Diego, CA: Lucent, 2002. Print.<br />Barter, James. Cocaine and Crack. San Diego, CA: Lucent, 2002. Print.<br />Lennard-Brown, Sarah. Marijuana Chicago, Illinois: Raintree, 2005. Print.<br />Nadelson, Carol C., M.D. The Mental Effects of Heroin. Philadelphia : Chelsea      House , 1999. N. pag. Print. <br />Thakkar, Vatsal G., M.D. Addiction . New York: Chelsea House, 2006. N. pag.      Print. <br />
  35. 35. Conclusion<br />In conclusion, drug addiction is a problem that needs to be taken seriously.It is so much easier to say no than it is to go through rehab and quit, because once you’re addicted it can take a lifetime of pain to become clean again. So save your life and say no. <br />http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2653/3916151288_6daaf5741d_z.jpg?zz=1<br />

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