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Which of the following best describes erythroproteins?
A hormone tat stimulates red blood production in bone marrow.
Identify 2 areas of the body that tobacco effects.
lungs, bladder, oral region, kidney
Name one long-term effect of anabolic steroids on a)females and b)males.
a) voice-deepening and infertility
Briefly explain the process of heroin production and immediate actions within the body.
Gum of poppy plant extracted and produced into heroin. Inside body, heroin becomes morphine and binds with brain's opioid receptors. Short term effects like euphoria, slowed heart or lung function.
What are examples of aerobic exercise?
None of the Above
Long term effects of using caffiene with other stimulant drugs can result in:
B) increased cardiovascular problems
Which of the following is NOT a way to prevent food borne illnesses?
B) Drinking more water
How is cocaine used for medical purposes?
C) used during surgery as an anasthetic
What is the main active ingredient in Rohypnol?
What are the 3 most commonly abused prescription drugs?
Opioids, CNS depressants, and Stimulants
Name three vitamins/minerals that vegetarians typically lack in their diets.
Vitamin D, Iron, Calcium, Protein, Zinc, Omega-3 Fatty Acides, Vitamin B-12
Which of the following is a long term effect of inhalant abuse?
B) damage to the brain
Name one-long term effect of MDMA use.
Depression, Anxiety, Paranoia, Addiction
What are three common street names of LSD?
blotter, looney toons, window pane
Describe the effects of tinnitus.
Hearing ringing, buzzing or other sounds without external cause
What are two alternatives to fried food?
Baked and Sautéed Food
Give two areas of the brain and their functions that met amphetamine targets.
Front Lobe- judgement
Temporal Lobe- memory
Nucleus Accumbens- reward center
What is an example of some punishments from abusing drugs or alcohol in Saudi Arabia?