Control Systems of the Body - Chapter 11
The nervous system is just one of the control systems in the body. The endocrine system is the other. Of the two, the nervous system is by far the more rapid acting & complex.
Nervous cells communicate by means of electrochemical signals, which are r
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It can give a powerful high that can leave you feeling really down
Powder cocaine (also called coke), freebase and crack are all forms of cocaine. They’re all powerful stimulant
Cocaine is a stimulant that is extremely addictive that can be very dangerous to try even once. Some nicknames for cocaine are blow, bump, C, Candy, Charlie, Coke, Snow, and Marketing Powder. Although, these name sound silly and Childish don’t let them fool you into thinking they’re safe. To be
The effects of THC, Spice, and Opiates on the human body
In the modern generation, many kids have experimented with all sorts of drugs. They are looking for a euphoric feeling that nothing else gives them. Some of these drugs have been used for medical reasons and recreational use since
Playing with Snow
Drugs over the years have become more and more potent making them a lot stronger and increasing the chances of something wrong occurring upon entering the body. One such drug that falls into this category is Cocaine. Cocaine can be two things; A Coca leaf that is naturally
Cause and Effects of Teen Pregnancy
Teen pregnancy is considered an on-going problem in today’s society. Teens today are not well educated and don’t always take the right steps to prevent pregnancy, even if they are educated within the area. Teen pregnancy affects many people in the process an
Cause and Effect: Smoking Weed
We’ve all listen to our parents tell us what happens to people who do drugs. Their brain melts, their teeth rot, and the live in a dumpster eating thrown out pizza crust. Obviously none of that sounds like the American dream to most people. With all this campaign
What is Cocaine?
Cocaine is a bitter crystalline tropane alkaloid C 17 H 21 NO 4 that is obtained from the leaves of the coca plant. It is a stimulant of the central nervous system and an appetite suppressant, creating what has been described as a euphoric sense of happiness and increased energy. T
The Effects of Cocaine
The effects of cocaine abuse whether they are social, psychological or physical are not only devastating to the abuser but the effects will crush a family and tear it apart. Cocaine is a highly addictive stimulant that was once used for medicinal purposes but is now being abu
Types of Narcotic Drugs
The term, "narcotics" is often used to refer to any illegal drug非法毒品. That could include anything from prescription pillsto cocaine. However, "narcotics" does actually refer to a specific type of drug as well. So, before we delve into this type of drugs' effects, l
EFFECTS OF DRUG ABUSE ON ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE
Drugs are chemical substances either synthetic or natural when taken that alter the normal physiological functioning of the body. Drug abuse relates to excessive use of psychotropic substances resulting to changes in behavior and norma
HEROIN AND ITS AFFECT ON THE BRAIN
By: Nia Hall
May 21, 2013
College Prep Biology
Table of Contents
Pg 1 – Cover Page
Pg 2 – Table of Contents
Pg 3 – Abstract
Pg 4 & 5 – Heroin Origin and Methods of injection
Pg 5 – Heroin’s Effect on the B
The Effect of Dopamine on the Mind and Body
Dopamine is a neurotransmitter, one very important to the body. A neurotransmitter is a chemical that is used to send messages through the body through nerve cells. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that affects movement, behavior, learning, emotions, and
August 18, 2013
According to a national survey performed in 2011 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, approximately 35.9 million Americans aged 12 and older have tried cocaine at least once in their lifetime
“Throughout the early 1980s, the National Survey on Drug Use and Health found that seven to nine percent of young adults reported use of cocaine in the month prior. In 2008, the comparable figure
Australia is a drug-using society. The most common drugs used are alcohol, coffee, nicotine and various medications. Less commonly used are illegal drugs such as cannabis (marijuana), ecstasy, heroin and amphetamines (speed).
What is a drug?
A drug is any substance, solid, liquid or...
1. TEEN CHALLENGE JAMAICA
Does Jamaica have a Drug Problem???
Figures from 2000 estimate the annual drug trade in Jamaica is valued at US$560 Million.
30-40% of Colombian drugs come through Jamaica. Drugs are left behind for local consumption from trafficking...
There are many drugs in the world that are easy for people to get their hands on and become an addicted. One of the most dangerous and powerful addicting drugs to man is Crack Cocaine. It quickly affects its user as soon as it is taken. Crack creates an exhilarating feeling...
Campaign against cocaine
Cocaine is classified as an illegal type two stimulant or rather a narcotic. It is a very powerful and addictive drug and is usually sold as a fine white powder. The powdered, hydrochloride salt form of cocaine can be snorted or dissolved in water and injected....
The Sweet Cocaine
A couple of pounds of extra body fat are not a health risk for most people. But when people are severely overweight, it can cause health problems. This is a mayor problem, which has a solution: There must be a tax on all contributors of obesity and I’m going to let you...