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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (28 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : TMW Media, 2016.

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In Process Record.
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Originally produced by TMW Media in 2016.
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Legal highs are man-made substances (chemicals) and strong stimulants that have similar effects to illegal drugs like cocaine, cannabis or ecstasy. They are sometimes called club drugs or new psychoactive substances (NPS) and provide physical, emotional and hallucinogenic effects and are marketed as a ́legaĺ high. They range from plants, to synthetic drugs, to medicines you can buy from a pharmacy. What makes them similar is that theýre all legal ́ but that doesńt mean theýre safe. Therés often not enough research about these drugs to know their potency or the adverse effects from human consumption. You cańt really be sure of what́s in them or the effect they could have on you. Many ́legal highś have been directly linked to poisoning, seizures, severe trauma and in some cases death. So what́s a teens motivation to try these drugs? This program attempts to find out but asking teens the question, what are legal highs?
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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In English
Subject: Education, Primary.
Mental Health.
Genre: Health & Wellness
Documentary films.

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