A rough crossing: Gateway to drugs

March 1993
Current Health 1;Mar1993, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p6
Speculates on the gateway theory that some substances and some behaviors may open the door to use of more dangerous substances. Factors that lead to the gateway; Nonprescription or over-the-counter (OTC) drugs; Physical and psychological dependence; Tobacco smoking; Alcohol; Marijuana. INSET: How to avoid the feel-good trap..


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