Substance Use, Abuse And Dependency Essay

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SUBSTANCE USE, ABUSE AND DEPENDENCY

RESEARCH REPORT
BY JESSICA WITTMAN

DATE SUBMITTED
ENG 4C
MRS. CROOKE

Table of Contents

ABTRACT ……………………………………………………………...1
INTRODUCTION 2
SUBSTANCE AND ABUSE RISKS/ FACTORS 3
DIFFERENT TYPES OF SUBSTANCES 4
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS 5
TREATMENT, DIAGNOSES AND WHEN TO SEEM MEDICAL CARE 6

WORKS CITED……………………………………………………………7

ABSTRACT

The purpose of this research report is to explain and identify the many different types of substance abuse and the consequences that will occur. This report offers the latest research findings on drug misuse, including the cases of prescription drugs that are most commonly misused. This report discusses possible drug effects on the brain and body leading to long-term, and treatment options for substance abuse and dependency.

INTRODUCTION

I chose this topic because I feel that it is interesting to learn about and it is a topic that should be more aware of towards the public. Substance Abuse affects people of all ages and many others become affected their entire life with this addiction. It is a very complex disease, and it affects teens with poor self-esteem, emotional or mental health problems such as depression are also at increased risk. Substance Abuse and Dependency are among our young youth and can lead to problems at school, cause violent behaviors and can also affect their future permanently.
The challenges I faced in the research were…

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