Start here: Overview of many drugs/effects from GetSmartAboutDrugs.gov
Prescription Drug abuse
Synthetic Drugs (bath salts, LSD, Ecstasy)
Opioids and chronic pain
Opioid overdose crisis
Some research tips:
If you are using World Book online, the username is rilink and the password is stars. Please write this in your planner.
If you are using Research in Context database, there is a way to narrow results to middle school reading level. Click on the green dot on the right hand side to bring the results down to a manageable amount. This database will ask for a password from home. Username: pvmsri and password is cran_log