Parents do not know that inhalants – cheap, legal, and accessible products, are as popular as marijuana. Even fewer know the deadly effects the poisons in these products have on the brain and body when inhaled. It’s like playing Russian Roulette – the user can die the 1st, 10th, or 100th time a product is misused. This presentation will explain the pathophysiology of various gases, nitrites, volatile substances, and other information you need to know about this deadly underground problem affecting teens and pre-teens.
Target Audience: All levels