ch 12

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ch 12
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2014-04-30 04:23:07
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  1. drugs may cause ___ changes in behavior, or thought
    temporary
  2. some substances can also lead to ____ problems. people who regularly ingest them may develop ____ patterns of behavior and changes in their bodys ___ responses
    long-term; maladaptive; physical
  3. in __ people not only abuse the drug but also center their lives on it and perhaps acquire a ___ dependence on it. marked by ___ and ___ symptoms
    addiction; physical; tolerance; withdrawal
  4. in any given year ___ of all teens and adults in the US display a pattern of substance abuse or dependence
    8.9
  5. the highest rate of substance abuse or dependence in the US is found among ___
    indians
  6. substances that slow the central nervous system. ex: alcohol and opioids
    depressants
  7. cause delusions, hallucinations and other powerful changes in sensory perception. ex: lsd
    hallucinogens
  8. cause a mixture of hallucinogenic, depressant and stimulant
    cannabis substances
  9. three most widely used groups of depressants are
    alcohol, sedative-hypnotic drugs, and opoids
  10. among heavy drinkers, males outnumber females by more than __ to one
    two

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