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Narcotics addiction

American Medical Association. Dept. of Mental Health.

Narcotics addiction

offical actions of the American Medical Association.

by American Medical Association. Dept. of Mental Health.

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Published by American Medical Association in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Drug addiction -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC566 .A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p.
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5930400M
      LC Control Number64056270
      OCLC/WorldCa6624441

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“Many books have been written about the nature of addiction. This book primarily concerns itself with the nature of recovery. If you are an addict and have found this book, please give yourself a. Narcotics Anonymous (5th Ed.) by Narcotics Anonymous (World Service Office )(). This is the equivalent of The Big Book to alcoholics.

It contains stories told by members of the fellowship of their hopes and experiences and serves as one of the principal texts of NA/5.

confused about this. Alcohol is a drug. We are people with the disease of addiction who must abstain from all drugs in order to recover. What can I do. Begin your own program by taking Step One from the previous chapter, “How It Works.” When we fully concede to our innermost selves that we are powerless over our addiction, we.

This book, written by addicts, for addicts, about addicts, sets forth the spiritual principles of Narcotics Anonymous that hundreds of thousands of addicts have used in recovery.

Intended as a complete textbook for every addict seeking recovery, Narcotics Anonymous describes the N.A. program and how it. One of the most frequent reasons people go to the doctor is for pain relief.

There are a number of different drugs that can ease pain. About 20% of people will get a medication called an opioid. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parks, D.C. Narcotics and narcotics addiction.

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Alternating with their stories is Denizet-Lewis’s candid Author: Katie Macbride. The term narcotic (/ n ɑːr ˈ k ɒ t ɪ k /, from ancient Greek ναρκῶ narkō, "to make numb") originally referred medically to any psychoactive compound with sleep-inducing properties, and euphoric properties as well.

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