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Steroids free pdf Providing a significant source of information for upper high school and community college students concerning steroids and their derivatives, this book provides a holistic overview of this controversial class of drugs. * Provides readers with an understanding of the function of natural steroids in the human body, their crucial roles in maintaining life, and their effects on mental, physical, and reproductive functions * Clarifies the differences between natural and synthetic steroids and their use in medicine and illegally in recreational activities * Provides an overview of current legislation and federal regulation of steroids and steroid-like chemicals * Projects the continuum of use of steroids as medications and as recreational drugs based on current research, governmental attitudes, and social perceptions of the acceptability of such substances * Features an introductory case-study chapter about two young people whose lives were significantly impacted by steroids, putting the material into a real-world context * Includes primary source documents to help students hone their critical thinking and analytical skills

About Joan Elvie Standora

Joan E. Standora, PhD, is a professor at Kingsborough Community College, City University of New York, where she directs the Chemical Dependency Counseling Program.

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Author : Joan Elvie Standora
Publisher : Greenwood Press
Data Published :
ISBN : 1610697235
EAN : 9781610697231
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 265 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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