Addictions References

Addictions Information

What is Addiction? Addiction Definition

1Wikipedia, Addiction: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addiction

2Medscape Reference, Opioid Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/287790

3Medscape Reference, Psychiatric Illness Associated with Criminality: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/294626Addictions Information

Types of Addiction: List of Addictions

1Wikipedia, Addiction: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addiction

2Medscape Reference, Psychiatric Illnesses Associated with Criminality: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/294626

3Wikipedia, Behavioral Addiction: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Behavioral_addiction

Addiction Symptoms: Signs of an Addict

1Indiana University, What are Addictive Behaviors? http://www.indiana.edu/~engs/hints/addictiveb.html

Causes of an Addiction

1AllPsych Online, Index of Psychiatric Disorders: http://allpsych.com/disorders/disorders_alpha.html

2Mayo Clinic, Drug Addiction: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-addiction/DS00183

3Wikipedia, Addictive Personality: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addictive_personality

4Medscape Reference, Opioid Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/287790

5Indiana University, Why We Should Reject the Disease Concept of Alcoholism: http://www.indiana.edu/~engs/cbook/chap6.html

6National Institute on Drug Abuse, Addiction is a Chronic Disease: http://archives.drugabuse.gov/about/welcome/aboutdrugabuse/chronicdisease/

Addiction Treatment: Addiction Therapy, Addiction Rehab

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Treatment Approaches for Drug Addiction: http://drugabuse.gov/infofacts/treatmeth.html

2National Institute on Drug Abuse, Addiction is a Chronic Disease: http://archives.drugabuse.gov/about/welcome/aboutdrugabuse/chronicdisease

Addiction Facts and Statistics

1Medscape Reference, Alcoholism: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/285913

2Medscape Reference, Nicotine Addiction: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/287555

3National Institute on Drug Abuse, Trends in Drug Abuse: http://archives.drugabuse.gov/about/welcome/aboutdrugabuse/trends

4Medscape Reference, Psychiatric Illness Associated with Criminology: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/294626

Alcoholism

i No listed author, Alcoholism Mayo Clinic. May 6, 2010. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/alcoholism/DS00340

ii No listed author, Alcohol Consumption More Detrimental To Women Medical News Today. May 7, 2007. http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/70062.php

iii Smith, Melinda M.A., Robinson, Lawrence, Segal, Jeanne Ph.D., Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse HelpGuide.org. Accessed Jan. 21, 2011. http://helpguide.org/mental/alcohol_abuse_alcoholism_signs_effects_treatment.htm

iv Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Alcohol and Public Health - Fact Sheet Centers for Disease Control and Protection. Dec. 17, 2010. http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/binge-drinking.htm

v Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Alcohol and Public Health - Fact Sheet- Binge Drinking Centers for Disease Control and Protection. Jul. 10, 2010. http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/alcohol-use.htm

vi No listed author, Statistics Students Against Destructive Decisions. Jan. 2011 http://www.sadd.org/stats.htm

vii Division of Adult and Community Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Alcohol and Public Health - Fact Sheet - Underage Drinking Centers for Disease Control and Protection. Jul. 20, 2010. http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/underage-drinking.htm

viii New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, Warning Signs of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Connecticut Clearinghouse 2001. http://www.ctclearinghouse.org/topics/customer-files/Warning-Signs-of-Alcohol-and-Substance-Abuse.pdf

ix National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Moderate Drinking About.com. Accessed Jan. 22 2011. http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/basics/l/blnaa16.htm

x Smith, Melinda M.A., Saisan, Joanna MSW, Segal, Jeanne Ph.D Alcohol Addiction Treatment and Self-Help HelpGuide.org. Feb. 2010. http://helpguide.org/mental/alcohol_abuse_alcoholism_help_treatment_prevention.htm

xi None listed, Short-term effects of alcohol Wikipedia. Accessed Jan. 24 2011 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short-term_effects_of_alcohol

xii None listed, Long-term effects of alcohol Wikipedia. Accessed Jan 24. 2011 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long-term_effects_of_alcohol

xiiiNone listed, Alcohol's Damaging Effects on the Brain National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Oct. 2004. http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa63/aa63.htm

xiv None listed, Alcohol withdrawal syndrome Wikipedia. Accessed Jan. 24, 2011. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcohol_withdrawal_syndrome

xv None listed, Alcohol detoxification Wikipedia. Accessed Jan. 24, 2011. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcohol_detoxification

xvi Saunders, J.B., and Aasland, O.G. WHO Collaborative Project on the Identification and Treatment of Persons with Harmful Alcohol Consumption. Report on Phase I: Development of a Screening Instrument. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization, 1987.

xvii Saunders, J.B.; Aasland, O.G.; Babor, T.F.; et al. Development of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT): WHO Collaborative Project on Early Detection of Persons with Harmful Alcohol Consumption—II. Addiction 1993, 88(6):791-804.

Cocaine

What is Cocaine? Cocaine Facts

1eMedicine, Neurologic Effects of Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1174408-overview
2Wikipedia, Cocaine Dependence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocaine_dependence
3Wikipedia, Cocaine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocaine#Consumption

Cocaine Dependence and Is Cocaine Addictive?

1eMedicine Substance Abuse, Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/917385-overview
2eMedicineHealth Cocaine Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/cocaine_abuse/article_em.htm
3Wikipedia Cocaine Dependence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocaine_dependence
4eMedicineHealth: Addiction http://www.emedicinehealth.com/addiction/article_em.htm
5eMedicine Cocaine-Related Psychiatric Disorders: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/290195-overview

Cocaine Addiction and Cocaine Addicts

1Wikipedia, Cocaine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocaine#Consumption
2eMedicine, Neurologic Effects of Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1174408-overview
3Mayo Clinic, Drug Addiction: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-addiction/DS00183

Cocaine Use: Signs, Symptoms of Cocaine Use and Addiction

1Helpguide.org: Drug Abuse and Addiction: http://helpguide.org/mental/drug_substance_abuse_addiction_signs_effects_treatment.htm
2eMedicineHealth: Cocaine Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/cocaine_abuse/article_em.htm

Cocaine Effects, Cocaine Side Effects

1eMedicine, Neurologic Effects of Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1174408-overview
2eMedicineHealth, Cocaine Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/cocaine_abuse/article_em.htm

Cocaine Abuse, Cocaine Overdose

1Mayo Clinic, Drug Addiction: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/drug-addiction/DS00183
2Cocaine Rehab | Treatment, Signs of Cocaine Overdose http://www.cocainerehabtreatment.com/cocaine-overdose-signs

Cocaine Withdrawal and Managing Cocaine Withdrawal Symptoms

1PubMed Health, Cocaine Withdrawal: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001943/
2eMedicine, Neurologic Effects of Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1174408-treatment

Cocaine Treatment: Getting Cocaine Addiction Treatment

1Wikipedia, Cocaine Dependence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocaine_dependence
2eMedicine, Neurologic Effects of Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1174408-treatment
3eMedicine, Cocaine-Related Psychiatric Disorders

What is Crack Cocaine?

1Wikipedia, Crack Cocaine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crack_cocaine
2eMedicineHealth, Definition of Crack: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=13763

Crack Addiction: Addiction to Crack Cocaine

1Discovery Health, How Crack Cocaine Works: http://health.howstuffworks.com/wellness/drugs-alcohol/crack.htm
2Canadian Center for Substance Abuse, Crack Cocaine: http://www.ccsa.ca/2006%20ccsa%20documents/ccsa-011328-2006.pdf
3
Wikipedia, Cocaine Dependence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cocaine_dependence

Crack Cocaine Symptoms: Signs of Crack Cocaine Use

1Wikipedia, Crack Cocaine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crack_cocaine
2Narconon United Kingdom, FAQ About Crack: http://www.drugrehab.co.uk/FAQ-crack.htm

Effects of Crack Cocaine

1Narconon, FAQ About Crack: http://www.drugrehab.co.uk/FAQ-crack.htm

Drug Addiction

What is Drug Abuse? Drug Abuse Information

1eMedicineHealth, Drug Dependence and Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/drug_dependence_and_abuse/article_em.htm#Drug%20Dependence%20&%20Abuse%20Overview
2Medscape Reference, Substance Abuse, Cocaine Clinical Presentation: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/917385-clinical#showall

Drug Abuse Causes: What is the Cause of Drug Abuse?

1Medscape Reference, Substance Abuse, Cocaine Clinical Presentation: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/917385-clinical#showall

Signs of Drug Abuse - Symptoms of Drug Use and Drug Abuse

1eMedicineHealth, Drug Dependence and Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/drug_dependence_and_abuse/article_em.htm

Drug Abuse Statistics-Drug Abuse Facts

1MedscapeReference, Alcohol and Substance Abuse Evaluation: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/805084-overview#showall
2
MedscapeReference, Substance Abuse, Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/917385-overview
3
eMedicineHealth, Substance Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/substance_abuse/article_em.htm

Effects of Drug Abuse

1eMedicineHealth, Drug Dependence and Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/drug_dependence_and_abuse/article_em.htm
2eMedicineHealth, Substance Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/substance_abuse/article_em.htm

Drug Abuse Help

1eMedicineHealth, Substance Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/substance_abuse/article_em.htm
2http://dasis3.samhsa.gov/
3http://www.nida.nih.gov/nidahome.html
4http://www.americanacademy.org/

Drug Abuse Treatment

1eMedicineHealth, Drug Dependence and Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/drug_dependence_and_abuse/article_em.htm

Drug Abuse Programs

1Betty Ford Clinic, Betty Ford Treatment Programs: http://www.bettyfordcenter.org/treatment-programs/index.php

Drug Abuse and Addiction: What's the Difference?

1Wikipedia, Drug Tolerance: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drug_tolerance
2Michael's House, Substance Abuse vs. Addiction: http://www.michaelshouse.com/substance-abuse/substance-abuse-addiction.html

What is Drug Addiction? Drug Addiction Information

1eMedicineHealth, Drug Dependence and Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/drug_dependence_and_abuse/article_em.htm
2
eMedicineHealth, Substance Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/substance_abuse/article_em.htm
3
Wikipedia, Substance Dependence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drug_addiction
4
MedscapeReference, Substance Abuse, Cocaine: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/917385-overview#showall
5
MedscapeReference, Alcohol and Substance Abuse Evaluation: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/805084-overview#showall

Drug Addiction Signs and Symptoms

1eMedicineHealth, Drug Dependence and Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/drug_dependence_and_abuse/article_em.htm

What is Drug Dependence - Drug Dependency?

1Wikipedia, Substance Dependence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drug_addiction

Causes of Drug Addiction - What Causes Drug Addiction?

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, Drugs, Brain and Behavior: The Science of Addiction: http://www.nida.nih.gov/tib/soa.html
2National Institute on Drug Abuse, Genetics of Addiction: http://www.nida.nih.gov/tib/genetics.html

Effects of Drug Addiction (physical and psychological)

1Wikipedia, Alcohol Abuse: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcohol_abuse
2About.com, Costs to Society of Drug Abuse: http://alcoholism.about.com/library/blnida14.htm
3National Institute on Drug Abuse, Medical Consequences on Drug Abuse: http://www.drugabuse.gov/consequences/index.html
4National Institute on Drug Abuse, Medical Consequences on Drug Abuse: http://www.drugabuse.gov/consequences/index.html

Drug Addiction Facts- Drug Addiction Statistics

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Treatment Statistics: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/treatmenttrends.html
2National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Nationwide Trends: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/nationtrends.html
3National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Drug-Related Hospital Emergency Room Visits: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/HospitalVisits.html

Help for Drug Addiction and How to Help a Drug Addict

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Treatment Statistics: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/treatmenttrends.html
2eMedicineHealth, Substance Abuse: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/substance_abuse/article_em.htm

Drug Addiction Treatment and Drug Recovery

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Treatment Statistics: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/treatmenttrends.html

Drug Addiction Therapy, Drug Addiction Counseling

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research Based Guide : http://www.nida.nih.gov/podat/Evidence2.
2Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator: http://dasis3.samhsa.gov/Default.aspx
3National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists: http://www.nacbt.org/
4Association for Behavioral Analysis: http://www.abainternational.org/

Importance of Drug Addiction Support

1Alcoholics Anonymous: http://www.aa.org/
2Narcotics Anonymous: http://www.na.org/
3SMART Recovery: http://www.smartrecovery.org/

Celebrity Drug Addicts

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Drug-Related Hospital Emergency Room Visits: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/HospitalVisits.html
2Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin

Teenage Drug Abuse: Signs and Why Teens Turn to Drugs

1SunHawk Adolescent Recovery Center, Top 10 Reasons Why Teens Use Drugs: http://www.sunhawkrecovery.com/why-teens-use-drugs.html
2SunHawk Adolescent Recovery Center, Warning Signs Your Child is in Trouble with Drugs or Alcohol: http://www.sunhawkrecovery.com/warning_signs.html

Teen Drug Abuse Statistics

1National Institute on Drug Abuse, Monitoring the Future Survey: http://www.drugabuse.gov/DrugPages/MTF.html
2National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: High School and Youth Trends: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/HSYouthtrends.html
3Nation Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Nationwide Trends: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/nationtrends.html
4Teen Drug Abuse, Statistics on Teenage Drug Use: http://www.teendrugabuse.us/teen_drug_use.html
5National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Treatment Statistics: http://www.drugabuse.gov/infofacts/treatmenttrends.html

Heroin

What is Heroin? Information about Heroin

1 Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin
2 National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA Facts: Heroin: http://www.nida.nih.gov/infofacts/heroin.html

How is Heroin Made?

1 Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin
2 Wikipedia, Opium: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opium

Heroin Effects, Heroin Side Effects

1 About.com, Health Effects of Heroin: http://alcoholism.about.com/od/heroin/a/effects.-LvN.htm
2 Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin

Heroin Use: Signs, Symptoms of Heroin Use and Addiction

1 Heroin Abuse, Heroin Use Warning Signs: http://www.heroinabuse.us/signs.html

Heroin Addiction: Going From Using Heroin to Heroin Addiction

1 National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Heroin: http://www.nida.nih.gov/infofacts/heroin.html
2 Drugs and Behavior: An Introduction to Behavioral Pharmacology by William A. McKim Pearson Education Inc. 2007
3 Medscape Reference, Heroin Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/166464-overview

Heroin Addicts: Life of the Heroin Addict

1 Medscape Reference, Heroin Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/166464-overview
2 About.com, What Is It Like To Be Addicted to Heroin: http://alcoholism.about.com/od/heroin/a/uc_pipster.htm

Heroin Abuse, Heroin Overdose

1 National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Heroin: http://www.nida.nih.gov/infofacts/heroin.html
2 Drugs and Behavior: An Introduction to Behavioral Pharmacology by William A. McKim Pearson Education Inc. 2007
3 Background Briefing, Professor David Clark, Heroin: http://www.drinkanddrugs.net/backgroundinformation/briefings/july0207/background_briefing.pdf
4 MedlinePlus, Heroin Overdose: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/002861.htm

Heroin Withdrawal and Managing Heroin Withdrawal Symptoms

1 About.com, What to Expect from Heroin Withdrawal: http://addictions.about.com/od/dailylifewithaddiction/a/What-To-Expect-From-Heroin-Withdrawal.htm
2 Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin
3 Medscape Reference, Opioid Abuse and Medication: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/287790-overview

Heroin Treatment: Quitting Heroin and Getting Heroin Addiction Treatment

1 Medscape Reference, Heroin Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/166464-overview
2 National Institute on Drug Abuse, Research Report Series - Heroin Abuse and Addiction: http://www.nida.nih.gov/ResearchReports/Heroin/heroin5.html#treatment

Benefits of Heroin Rehab Centers: Help for Heroin Addicts

1 National Institute on Drug Abuse, Research Report Series - Heroin Abuse and Addiction: http://www.nida.nih.gov/ResearchReports/Heroin/heroin5.html#treatment
2 Michael's House, Heroin Rehab: http://www.michaelshouse.com/heroin-rehab/
3 Michael's House, How to Succeed in a Heroin Rehab Program: http://www.michaelshouse.com/heroin-rehab/succeed-heroin-rehab-program.html

Heroin Facts, Heroin Statistics

1 Drug and Alcohol Services Information System, Heroin—Changes In How It Is Used: 1995-2005: http://oas.samhsa.gov/2k7/heroinTX/heroinTX.htm
2 Medscape Reference, Heroin Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/166464-overview
3 National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Heroin: http://www.nida.nih.gov/infofacts/heroin.html
4 Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin
5 Medscape Reference, Opioid Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/287790-overview
6 Background Briefing, Professor David Clark, Heroin: http://www.drinkanddrugs.net/backgroundinformation/briefings/july0207/background_briefing.pdf

History of Heroin and Famous Heroin Addicts

1 Wikipedia, Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heroin

Street Names for Heroin and Other Heroin Slang Terms

1 Wikipedia, Chasing the Dragon: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chasing_the_dragon
2 Wikipedia, Black Tar Heroin: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_tar_heroin
3 About.com, Drug Slang Dictionary: http://parentingteens.about.com/cs/herpes/l/blsldicher.htm

Marijuana

What is Marijuana? Information on Marijuana

1Wikipedia, Cannabis (drug): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marihuana
2
hemp. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged. Retrieved April 10, 2011, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/hemp
3
marihuana. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged. Retrieved April 10, 2011, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/marihuana

What is Marijuana? Information on Marijuana

1Wikipedia, Cannabis (drug): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marihuana
2
hemp. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged. Retrieved April 10, 2011, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/hemp
3
marihuana. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged. Retrieved April 10, 2011, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/marihuana

Is Marijuana Addictive? Can You Develop a Weed Addiction?

1Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview
2
Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview
3
National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIDA InfoFacts: Marijuana: http://drugabuse.gov/infofacts/marijuana.html

Signs, Symptoms of Marijuana Use and Addiction

1Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview
2
Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview

Effects of Marijuana and Marijuana Side Effects

1Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview

How Marijuana Affects the Body and Brain

1Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview#showall

Marijuana and Depression: A Depressant or Treatment?

1Mayo Clinic, Marijuana and Depression: What's the Link? http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/marijuana-and-depression/AN01900
2
Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview#showall
3
Science Daily, Cannabis: Potent Anti-Depressant In Low Doses, Worsens Depression At High Doses: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/10/071023183937.htm

Marijuana and Anxiety: A Cause or Treatment of Anxiety, Panic Attacks

1Medscape Reference, Cannabis Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview#showall
2
Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview

Short-Term and Long-Term Effects of Weed (Marijuana)

1Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview#showall
2
Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview

3American Council for Drug Education, Basic Facts About Drugs: Marijuana: http://www.acde.org/common/Marijana.htm

Is Marijuana Harmful? Positive and Negative Effects of Marijuana, Weed

1Wikipedia, Marijuana: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marihuana
2
Medscape Reference, Marijuana: http://reference.medscape.com/drug/cannabis-ganja-marijuana-343687
3
Mayo Clinic, Cannabis: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/marijuana/NS_patient-marijuana
4
Medscape Reference, Marijuana: http://reference.medscape.com/drug/cannabis-ganja-marijuana-343687

How to Help a Pothead, Weed Addict, Marijuana Addict

1Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview
2
Medscape, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview

Quitting Weed! How to Stop Smoking Marijuana, Pot, Weed

1Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview

Marijuana Withdrawal and Managing Marijuana Withdrawal Symptoms

1Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview
2
Wikipedia, Smoking Cessation (cannabis): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smoking_cessation_%28cannabis%29

Marijuana Treatment: Getting Marijuana Addiction Treatment

1Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview

Marijuana (Weed) Facts, Marijuana Statistics

1Medscape Reference, Cannabinoid Poisoning: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/833828-overview
2
Medscape Reference, Cannabis Compound Abuse: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/286661-overview

Meth Addiction

What is Meth, Crystal Meth, Methamphetamine?

1eMedicine, Methamphetamine Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/820918-overview

Meth Facts: Facts about Methamphetamine, Crystal Meth

1eMedicine, Methamphetamine Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/820918-overview
2eMedicine, Amphetamine-Related Psychiatric Disorders: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/289973-overview
3WebMD, Meth 101: http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/features/meth-101

Meth Addiction: How Do People Become Addicted to Meth?

1WebMD, Meth 101: http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/features/meth-101

Meth Symptoms: Signs of Meth Addiction

1Wikipedia, Methamphetamine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meth
2eMedicineHealth, Club Drugs: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/club_drugs/article_em.htm

Effects of Meth: Crystal Methamphetamine Effects on Addict

1HealthHype.com, Crystal Meth Addiction - Use, Effects, Symptoms, Test and Abuse: http://www.healthhype.com/crystal-meth-addiction-use-effects-symptoms-test-abuse.html
2Wikipedia, Methamphetamine: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meth
3eMedicine, Methamphetamine Toxicity: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/820918-overview

Meth Withdrawal Symptoms and Treatment

1eMedicine, Amphetamine-Related Psychiatric Disorders: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/289973-overview

Treatment for Meth Addiction: Methamphetamine Treatment

1WebMD, Meth 101: http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/features/meth-101
2
SAMHSA's National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices, Matrix Model: http://www.nrepp.samhsa.gov/ViewIntervention.aspx?id=87
3
Matrix Institute of Addictions: http://www.matrixinstitute.org



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