Scar tissue

Kiedis, Anthony Publication date: Publisher: Kiedis, A., & Sloman, L. (2004). Scar tissue. New York: Hyperion. Flesch–Kincaid 8 Description This text is a autobiography by a man named Anthony Kiedis who happens to be the lead singer of a very famous band called the Red Hot Chili Peppers. The name of the band he is […]

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Beautiful Boy: A fathers journey through his sons addiction

Sheff, David Publication date: Publisher: Sheff, D. (2008). Beautiful boy: A father’s journey through his son’s addiction. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Flesch–Kincaid 3.5 Description This text is a memoir written by author David Sheff. The book covers the struggles of addition on David’s son oldest son Nic. Its a first hand look on addiction from a […]

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Beautiful Boy: A fathers journey through his sons addiction

Sheff, David Publication date: Publisher: Sheff, D. (2008). Beautiful boy: A father’s journey through his son’s addiction. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Flesch–Kincaid 3.5 Description This text is a memoir written by author David Sheff. The book covers the struggles of addition on David’s son oldest son Nic. Its a first hand look on addiction from a […]

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Drugs: Shatter the Myth

, Publication date: Publisher: Drugs: Shatter The Myths. National Institute on Drug Abuse. Rockville, MD: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2011. Flesch–Kincaid 8.1 Description This text is directed toward teens and uses picture, testimonials, statistics, and a number of other methods to paint a […]

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Karch’s Pathology of drug Abuse 5th edition

Kelley, Christian Publication date: Publisher: Karch, Steven B. CRC Press 2008. Print ISBN: 978-0-8493-7880-5. Karch’s Pathology of Drug Abuse, Fourth Edition. Flesch–Kincaid 11.9 Description This book is the latest edition in a series that provides readers with the most up to date scientific studies and research findings related to 9 different drugs or classes of […]

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Designer drugs hit dangerous lows to bring new highs

Baggaley, Kate Publication date: Publisher: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/designer-drugs-hit-dangerous-lows-bring-new-highs Flesch–Kincaid 10.7 Description New designer drugs have been introduced to our culture we need to educate our children on these new synthetic drugs that could cause serious health issues. This article shows the new drugs names and what general side effect. These new drugs like it or not are […]

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The Addictive Personality: Understanding the Addictive Process

Nakken, Craig Publication date: Publisher: Nakken, Craig. The Addictive Personality: Understanding the Addictive Process and Compusive Behavior (1988). Center City, Minnesota. Flesch–Kincaid 9.5 Description   This text is a comprehensive outlook on the disease we know very little about addiction. We don’t know why some people are addicts? Is it a gene? Is it depression? […]

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What its like: Testimony from Drug Users

, PBS Publication date: Publisher: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/drugs/buyers/users.html Flesch–Kincaid 4.1 Description Sometime the best way to learn about information is to go straight to the source, this time we are going into the drug abusers minds by reading testimony’s straight from the horses mouth. This text is more about how these people became drug addicts and the […]

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Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents

, Publication date: Publisher: https://www.drugabuse.gov/sites/default/files/preventingdruguse_2_1.pdf Flesch–Kincaid 17.2 Description This text is a 35 page publication is high on prevention it gives many different programs and prevention principles but also talks about warning signs of at risk students and how the community effects that risk. It also talks about how the family atmosphere can play a […]

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Totally avoidable risk factors of CVD

, Publication date: Publisher: http://www.world-heart-federation.org/fileadmin/user_upload/documents/Fact_sheets/2012/Tobacco_avoidable_risk_factor_of_CVD.pdf Flesch–Kincaid 11 Description This text really tackles the bear of the risk factors that are directly effected by smoking or chewing tobacco. The risk factors that are associated with tobacco use are a avoidable and a tobacco free world is the main focus the world heart federation. The text uses […]

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