Spring 2010 heroin powerpoint josue kyle

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Spring 2010 heroin powerpoint josue kyle

  1. 1. Heroin <br />By Kyle and Josue<br />
  2. 2. How its Used<br />Injected into vein “mainlining”<br />Smoked in a water or standard pipe<br />Mixed in a marijuana joint or regular cigarette<br />inhaled as smoke through a straw, known as "chasing the dragon," snorted as powder via the nose. <br />
  3. 3. Stats <br />8th Grade <br />10th Grade <br />12th Grade <br />Past month use <br />  8th  0.4% <br />  10th  0.4%<br />   12th 0.4% <br />Past year use <br />8th 0.9 <br />10th 0.8<br />12th 0.7<br />Lifetime use <br />8th 1.4<br />10th 1.2<br />12th 1.3<br />
  4. 4. Heroin Usage<br />In 2008, there were 114,000 persons aged 12 or older who had used heroin for the first time within the past 12 months. <br />
  5. 5. Street Names<br />AIP- heroin from Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan<br />Al Capone<br />Antifreeze<br />Aries<br />Aunt Hazel<br />Bad Bundle- Inferior quality heroin; damaged heroin<br />Ballot<br />Bart Simpson<br />Batman<br />Dead President<br />Big doodig<br />Black tar<br />Caca<br />
  6. 6. How Its Made<br />Heroin is produced through a series of chemical processes and refinement of the sap from a poppy plant.<br />morphine is isolated from crude opium <br />dissolved into water and then reacted with lime followed by ammonia.<br />
  7. 7. Effects<br />Liver Damage<br />Cancer<br />Kidney Disease <br />Constipation<br />Impaired Night Vision<br />Collapsed Veins<br />Cellulites<br />
  8. 8. Stories<br />Cheryl G – Used Heroin for 16 years, Prayed to god before her 34th birthday, the next day she shot 12 bags, and turned herself in to the authorities. She went to a rehab center and has been clean for over 4 years.<br />Nikki Sixx – On December 23, 1987 Nikki Sixx died for 2 minutes from a heroin overdose. He was revived by 2 adrenaline shots to the heart, which inspired the band to write the song “Kickstart My Heart”. Also inspired him to write “Heroin Diaries<br />
  9. 9. Pictures<br />What you will look like if you use heroin<br />
  10. 10. Works cited<br />www.whitehousedrugpolicy.com<br />www.google.com<br />http://alcoholism.about.com<br />
  11. 11. THANK YOU <br />FOR LISTENING AND WATCHING<br />

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