Lecture 1 - Overview

A substance used in the diagnosis treatment or

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Unformatted text preview: don t •  Risk factors –  GeneMc –  Socioeconomic status – Psychosocial •  Deviant subcultures •  Approval/disapproval of friends and parents •  Availability •  Judgment of risks involved •  InclinaMon toward other drug use or delinquent behavior Why some do and some don t (cont.) •  ProtecMve factors –  GeneMc –  PosiMve home environment –  EducaMon –  Peer relaMonships –  PosiMve aatudes and beliefs What is a drug ? Defini4ons –  Anything you take with the intenMon of changing how your body acts. –  A substance used in the diagnosis, treatment, or prevenMon of a disease...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2014 for the course COGS 174 taught by Professor Pineda during the Winter '11 term at UCSD.

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