For the Classroom

The Brain, and the Actions of Cocaine, Opiates, and Marijuana

  • Published8 Mar 2012
  • Reviewed8 Mar 2012
  • Author
  • Source National Institute on Drug Abuse

Educator resources are meant to give access to information and teaching tools about the nervous system and related health issues. Resources target primary and secondary school levels.

Teaching packets for teachers, aimed at secondary school students. Learn how the brain's reward center works, and what happens in the brain when a person uses cocaine, opiates (heroine), or marijuana.

Access The Brain, and the Actions of Cocaine, Opiates, and Marijuana at the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

 

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