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Glue sniffing and volatile substance abuse

Denis O"Connor

Glue sniffing and volatile substance abuse

case studies of children and young adults

by Denis O"Connor

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Published by Gower in Aldershot, Hampshire, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glue-sniffing.,
  • Glue-sniffing -- Treatment.,
  • Youth -- Substance use.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 99-103.

    Statementby Denis O"Connor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5822.G4 O25 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 103 p. :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3174131M
    ISBN 100566006413
    LC Control Number83016464

      Inhalants + alcohol, benzodiazepines or opiates: enormous strain on the body, and can affect breathing rate and may increase the risk of passing out and suffocating or choking on vomit. 7 Withdrawal Giving up inhalants after using them for a long time is challenging because the body has to get used to functioning without them. Welcome! Drug Education – Volatile Substance Abuse (VSA) Drug education (or the lack of it) is failing our young people. Volatile Substance Abuse (VSA), otherwise known as solvent abuse, glue-sniffing or huffing, is the second most commonly abused drug after cannabis in young people. More children and young people die each year from VSA than from all the other illegal drugs put together.

    Volatile Substance Abuse (VSA) is the practice of inhaling common household volatile substances like glues, gases and aerosols in order to get high. It was commonly called glue sniffing in the 70s, when it first emerged as an issue in the UK, and it remains a serious . References Books & reports The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs () Volatile Substance Abuse, HMSO. Blake, S. () Dangerous Highs National Children’s Bureau. Boylan, J., Braye, S. & Worley, C. () Social Services Training Needs in Relation to Volatile Substance Abuse by Young People Looked After by Local Authorities Staffordshire University Institute of Social Work.

      Over one person a week killed by volatile substance abuse (VSA) the ONS said And the number killed by inhaling helium shot up from 2 in to .   Inhalant-related psychiatric disorders are a heterogenous group of illnesses caused by the abuse of solvents, glues, paint, fuels, or other volatile substances. Although huffing, as it is commonly referred to, has existed since ancient times, it has regained popularity in recent years.


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emphasize on the harmful effects of glue-sniffing, its prevention and management. Key Words: addiction, sniffing, youth, IntRoductIon Glue sniffing, also known as solvent abuse is defined as the deliberate inhalation of volatile substances for the purpose of recreational self-intoxication.

It is the most common form of inhalant abuse, which. Glue Sniffing: A Review Inhalant abuse is a prevalent and often overlooked form of substance abuse in adolescents and young adults.

It causes a euphoric feeling, may become addictive and can. ‘Glue-sniffing’ and other terms for volatile substance abuse. In the early s and s, the chemical most commonly associated with volatile substance abuse was toluene, which was found in glue. This gave rise to the term ‘glue-sniffing’. Toluene is no longer used in everyday household glues so ‘glue-sniffing’ of these products.

Glues, gases and aerosols contain volatile substances which are depressants, which means they slow down your brain and body’s responses and produce a similar effect to being drunk.

The effects can vary from person to person and depend on what specific glue, gas or aerosol has been used, but the common effects can include. Sniffing glue and other inhalants — especially those that include the solvents toluene and naphthalene — can damage the myelin sheath, the thin covering around the nerve fibers in Author: James Roland.

Volatile substance abuse is closely linked to the domain of illicit drug abuse in many ways. Since they This phenomenon is known as "glue sniffing", inhalant abuse, solvent abuse or volatile substance abuse (VSA).

Those who accidentally or deliberately ingest, or. Glue Sniffing & Out of body Experiences Paperback – June 5, It was my first use of any kind of drug, and unintentionally it took me on a journey of discovery. There are two main abilities one has to overcome in order to experience OBEs.

The first is telepathic speech construction, and application.4/5(1). Smoking, drinking and drug use among young people in England report shows that Vsa has declined among young people aged 11 to 15 years over the last 10 years. in% of young people reported misusing a volatile substance in the last year, compared to % in it is worth noting that volatile File Size: 82KB.

Volatile substance abuse (solvent abuse, ‘ glue sniffing ’) is relatively common in teenagers. Most obtain a sensation of intoxication within seconds of inhalation and come to little harm.

The commonest substance abused is toluene. Inhalant abuse, which is also known as volatile substance abuse, solvent abuse, sniffing, huffing and bagging, is the deliberate inhalation of a volatile substance to achieve an altered mental state. It often affects younger children, compared with other forms of substance abuse, and.

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Volatile substance abuse occurs when someone deliberately breathes in the gas or vapours of a substance to purposefully get ‘high’. It is sometimes called ‘bagging’, ‘huffing’ or ‘sniffing’.

Most substances are legal everyday household products such as fly spray, spray deodorants, petrol, paint - particularly spray paint. Get this from a library. Glue sniffing and volatile substance abuse: case studies of children and young adults. [Denis O'Connor]. Glue sniffing, more commonly called volatile substance abuse (VSA) refers to the deliberate inhalation of volatile solvents, commonly found in adhesives, for the purpose of intoxication.

The globally increasing prevalence of glue sniffing suggests that physicians will encounter many such patients some time during their practice. This review with. Glue sniffing and volatile substance abuse: case studies of children and young adults by Denis O'Connor (Book) 12 editions published between and in English and Undetermined and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Volatile substances give off fumes or vapours that can cause damage to the brain and other side effects when inhaled. This is called volatile substance abuse (VSA). Examples of volatile substances include: petrol; lighter fuels; spray paint; glue; correction fluids. To find out more about volatile substances, go to the Alcohol and Drug.

Volatile substance abuse (VSA) (glue sniffing, inhalant abuse, solvent abuse), the deliberate inhalation of volatile substances in order to achieve intoxication, has now been reported from most parts of the world, mainly among adolescents, individuals living in remote communities and those whose occupations give ready access to abusable by:.

This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Volatile Inhalant, Inhalation Drug Use, Inhalant Abuse, Volatile Inhalant Abuse, Sudden Sniffing Death Syndrome, Huffing.Abuse of inhalants came to public attention in the ____ when the news media reported that young people were getting high from sniffing glue inhalants what are .Clements, J.

E., & Simpson, R. (). Environmental and behavioral aspects of glue sniffing in a population of emotionally disturbed adolescents: International Journal of the Addictions Vol 13(1)Cohen, S.

(). The intentional inhalation of volatile substances: Advances in Substance Abuse Vol 2Comstock, B. S.