3.17 KINES126

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KINES126.1 Wednesday, March 17th, 1999 Announcements: Dr. Maney is still ill Class will be held on Friday. Lecture Notes: VIDEO: Inhalant Abuse: Kids in Danger/Adults in the Dark Inhalant abuse is a particular problem in younger children because most inhalants are not illegal to purchase, even by very young children. Some examples of these highly accessible inhalants: white out paint fingernail polish remover whipped cream cans household cleaners markers Physical signs / Indicators of inhalant abuse
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Unformatted text preview: loss of appetite weight loss slurred speech glassy eyes skin discoloration nervous tremors coughing and sneezing serious headaches skin rashes around nose and mouth chemical smells • Immediate effects of inhalant use and abuse memory loss weakness in arms and legs respiratory problems • Long-term effects of inhalant use and abuse paralysis nerve damage to face brain damage liver damage death...
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2008 for the course KINES 126 taught by Professor Maney during the Spring '99 term at Penn State.

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