ALEX Classroom Resource

  

Prescription Drug Abuse

  Classroom Resource Information  

Title:

Prescription Drug Abuse

URL:

https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/ecb84d64-3e86-4fe5-a07b-b1504d4e29ff/hooked-rx-from-prescription-to-addiction/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

“Hooked Rx: From Prescription to Addiction” is a special investigative project on the destructive epidemic of opioid addiction.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.7.1) Analyze the role of individual responsibility for enhancing health.

a. Describe healthy practices and behaviors that will maintain or improve the health of self and others.

Examples: effective communication skills and safety techniques, reading and understanding medicine labels, immunizations, wellness checkups and compliance

b. Identify negative behaviors that increase health risks to self and others.

Examples: distracted driving, drinking and driving, illegal drug use, vaping, smoking, unprotected sex, behaviors resulting in intentional or unintentional injuries, poor eating habits, physical inactivity

c. Compare and contrast the responsibilities of both parents in teen parenting.

Examples: shared responsibilities; social, financial and educational challenges

Tags: Addiction, Drugs, Heroin, Opiod, Prescription Drugs
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
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Author: Kristen Barnett
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit