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2 edition of Drug abuse in Texas found in the catalog.

Drug abuse in Texas

Texas. Dept. of Community Affairs.

Drug abuse in Texas

the problem and the State"s response

by Texas. Dept. of Community Affairs.

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Published by State Program on Drug Abuse in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.,
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- Texas.,
    • Drug abuse -- Treatment -- Texas.,
    • Drug abuse -- Texas -- Prevention.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      StatementTexas Department of Community Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5831.T4 A5 1975b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination21, [18] p. :
      Number of Pages21
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5019625M
      LC Control Number76623754

      Economic costs of alcohol and drug abuse in Texas: update by Liang Y Liu (Book) 3 editions published between and in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide. For a summary of the criteria, see Appendix Criteria for Diagnosing Substance Abuse. Guiding Principles of Drug Testing. CPS June Administering a drug test does not change the .

      The Guide to Texas Pharmacy and Drug Law, 6th Edition by Fred S. Brinkley, Jr.; Gary G. Cacciatore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Drug use and abuse among youth decreases academic performance, increases the potential for violence, and can exacerbate or create health issues for children and adolescents. 1 Long-term, students who experiment with drugs are at increased risk of developing substance abuse .

      data on use of pain relievers and need of treatment are from: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (). (). National Survey on Drug Use and Health Author: Office of Adolescent Health.   Texas Drunk Driving Statistics. Alcohol abuse continues to be a major problem in the state of Texas and is the primary drug of abuse in the state. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), 28 percent of people admitted to publicly funded substance abuse .


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