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chapter 12 health

what deaden sense of touch and pain is not felt? anesthetics
what relieve pain in one portion of the body without deadening the sense of touch? analgesics
what drugs can be purchased without a prescription? Over the counter drugs (OTC)
what analgesics are used to relieve major pain? Narcotics
Tolerance to drugs leads to what? Over dose and death
what occurs when drug user's body becomes used to the effects of the drug? Tolerance
what strong desires to repeatedly used the drug by yourself? psychological dependance
what is when the body can no longer function properly without the drug? Physical dependance or addiction
what is the most commonly abused drug among teenagers? alcohol
what are the 4 reasons that lead teenagers to drinking? peer pressure, rebellion, stress, and curiosity
what is difference between physical dependence and psychological dependence? physical dependence is addiction by the body of the user who is physically dependent on the drug and psychological dependence is when the user's mind is affected
what is a cheaper form of the drug cocaine? crack
first we make our habits then they make us what does that mean? first you choose a habit then our habits will rule over us
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