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Health- Drug Research

Introduction video

https://watch.screencastify.com/v/TucgRDAsIkVT5d8Q25ap

Finding a good source and importing the source to noodletools

https://watch.screencastify.com/v/5sWvrRR1rtwUxbDmnohp

Online Databases (containing reference books)  Find the entire list of databases at http://bit.ly/PHSDatabases2021 

Health Reference Center (username: poolesvillehs password: falcons

https://online.infobase.com/HRC/Browse/Product/11 

Gale in Context-High School

https://go.gale.com/ps/start.do?p=SUIC&u=mcps

For Images

Image Quest

http://quest.eb.com

Locating Community Resources

when using google for this search create a list of synonyms using the site limiter on google search site:.org or site:.gov this may limit the number of commercial rehabilitation sites you get. Some local resources

Check out this great site--try searching by zip code.

https://211md.org/211provider-md-mental-health 

 

Highly Recommended Websites

National Institute on Drug Abuse

http://www.drugabuse.gov/

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration SAMSA

http://www.samhsa.gov/ 

Kids.gov Drugs, Smoking and Alcohol 

Many Voices Smart Choices  

Mothers Against Drunk Driving  

NIDA for Teens 

Stop Underage Drinking  

Tobacco Advertisements - Media Literacy/Analyzing Influences  

Drug Free World.org  

History of Each Drug

search your drug (upper right corner of the page)

http://www.cesar.umd.edu/ 

History of Cocaine

http://www.cnn.com/2011/HEALTH/07/22/social.history.cocaine/

http://www.deamuseum.org/ccp/coca/history.html --includes a section on Crack

For prevalence data Monitoring the Future

  • Trends in Prevalence of Use of Various Drugs for Three Grades Combined - Tables 14–17

  • Table 14 - Trends in Lifetime Prevalence of Use of Various Drugs for Grades 8, 10, and 12 Combined

  • Table 15 - Trends in Annual Prevalence of Use of Various Drugs for Grades 8, 10, and 12 Combined

  • Table 16 - Trends in 30-Day Prevalence of Use of Various Drugs for Grades 8, 10, and 12 Combined

Table 17 - Trends in Daily Prevalence of Use of Selected Drugs and Heavy Use of Alcohol and Tobacco for Grades, 8, 10, and 12 Combined