Class Summary - Today we continued with the drug abuse presentations
Heroin Slang Names - Skag, Dope, Mud, Horse, Smack, Big H, Black Tar, Brown Sugar How its Made / Where it Comes From - Opium Poppy Drug Classification - Opiate How it is Put Into the Body - Injection, Snorting or Smoked Effects on the Body - THE MOST physically addicting drug, Euphoria, Flushed Skin, Diminished Mental Capacity, Reduced Pain, Smaller Pupils, Vomiting, Heavy Arms and Legs, Death, Coma, Slurred Speech, Heart Problems, 'The Nod', Droopy Eyelids, HIV / AIDS
Tobacco Slang Names - Smokes, cigs, stix, cancer sticks, puffs, chew, snuff, spit, dip, stokes, stogs, butts How it is made / Where does it come from - Tobacco Plants How it is put into the body - Smoked, into the blood stream through the mouth through chewing or small cuts in the mouth Drug Classification - nicotine = stimulant Effects on the Body - Lung cancer, increased saliva, emphysema, out of breath, trouble breathing, less oxygen to the body, throat cancer, cataracts, gangrene, gum disease, smelly breath, yellow teeth, strokes, bladder cancer, liver cancer, heart attacks, stomas
Homework - None, Reminder of drug abuse test on Tuesday. Students can use data notes packet.
Objectives - Students will understand the dangers to the body of heroin and tobacco.