6 edition of Methamphetamine The Drug Of Death found in the catalog.
March 5, 2006
by iUniverse, Inc.
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||80|
Methamphetamine: the quintessential American drug. American housewives, heads of state, businessmen and poets alike have acquired a taste for the yellow, crystalline powder. Everyone from Hitler to President Kennedy to Elvis to Jack Kerouac indulged in one of its many forms, and its presence has been an invisible hand shaping events, preparing › Books › New, Used & Rental Textbooks › Humanities. The book is a very human, clear-eyed view of a drug that continually permeates our rural nation and how politicians and most citizens refuse to acknowledge its far-reaching, horrible presence. An absolutely outstanding, highly readable and important › Books › Health, Fitness & Dieting › Addiction & Recovery.
when using methamphetamine. A number of adverse health effects can also arise from methamphetamine use, including: 1. Acute toxic effects/overdose 2. Acute intoxication effects (injury, violence) 3. Sudden unexplained death 4. Chronic use effects: e.g., chronic disease, infections, mental disorders. Toxic reactions can occur regardless of dose, Stimulant-related deaths are indeed on the rise in North America—in some regions, meth is even more prevalent than ing drug overdoses in America from through , researchers wrote in Science in September of that "Methamphetamine deaths have increased most dramatically in the western and southwestern United States." Meth poisonings accounted for an estima
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