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Aerosol abuse

Aerosol abuse: Introduction

Aerosol abuse: Aerosol abuse is the use of various inhalants for the purpose of achieving a "high". They are often used as a cheap, readily available alternative to street drugs but they can cause serious damage to the body. Aerosols include air fresheners, hair spray, spray pain and deodorants. These aerosols can be abused by sniffing them, spraying directly into the mouth, heating them and then inhaling them or injecting them directly into the body. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aerosol abuse is available below.

Symptoms of Aerosol abuse

Treatments for Aerosol abuse

  • Self-help programs, Behavioral therapy, Support group, Counselling Medications - may be used to treat symptoms such as depression and seizures
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Aerosol abuse: Complications

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Causes of Aerosol abuse

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Aerosol abuse: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Aerosol abuse

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ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with bipolar seek help more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed more »

Aerosol abuse: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Aerosol abuse

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Aerosol abuse: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Aerosol abuse

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More information about Aerosol abuse

  1. Aerosol abuse: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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