Chapter One Key Terms:
1. Addiction- a chronic, often relapsing brain disease
that causes compulsive drug seeking and use despite
harmful consequences to the person who is addicted
and to those around them.
2. Prefrontal Cortex- the part of the brain that
Exam 4 dec 1st
Final dec 12th 10:15-12:15.
What is your opinion on the amount of sex education you received before age 17?
What is your opinion on the influence the media has played on your thoughts, beliefs, and
decisions about sex?
Chapter 9 PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS
Mdma or ecstasy was used for psychotherapy/ marriage counseling initially.
1970 the comprehensive act for drug scheduling so now drugs are classified on their uses.
Is there an medical useage for them. If non then i
45 essential nutrients
Proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals and water
Nutrition defined the science of food
Metabolism defined is the sum total of chemical reactions that take place in the
body when we turn food into
PERSONAL HEALTH - TEST UNO
is the study a complex network of nerve and chemical connections between the nervous
system, endocrine system and immune system
brings about sweat, heartbeat increases, queasy stomach (b/c d
Wellness being in good health?
look in book for dimensions of wellness
healthy people 2010
stressor the situation
The sympathetic nervous system activates what is often termed the fight or flight response. Like
other parts of the nervous system, the sympa