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Drugs: What to Know

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Drugs: What to Know


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Type: Informational Material


It's not hard to find drugs and sometimes it may seem like everyone's doing them — or wanting you to do them. But as with anything that seems too good to be true, there are downsides (and dangers) to taking drugs.

This resource provides information about:

  • How Drugs Work
  • Commonly Used and Abused Drugs
  • Getting Help

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

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
Leaders in Health Advocacy
HA.2.1) Analyze how health risk behaviors in the local school and community are influenced by family, peers and other factors.

Examples: availability of alcohol and drugs; trends in adolescent sexual behavior; availability of fast food; access to fitness and recreational facilities.

Tags: drugs, health risk
License Type: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
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Author: Jamie Gilbert
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit