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Big Picture: Addiction - magazine

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Last updated 09 June 2013, created 21 February 2011, viewed 9,322

This magazine (pdf) is about the biological, neurological and psychological aspects of addiction. For more see Explore some of the ways people understand addiction and find out about the science behind it. Includes case studies on internet addiction and gambl More…ing addiction, as well an interviews with the child of an alcoholic, and a teenage cannabis user and a psychiatrist. More at

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Top quality resource. Bags of potential for KS4 PSHE.

from lowplainsdrifter, 09 June 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

great help for my English (as a foreign language) class

from stamos, 18 November 2012
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Another great issue of Big Picture! Thanks for sharing.

from alessio, 15 November 2012. Member of the TES Panel.
(report comment) 5 out of 5 Recommended

This is fantastic for my KS4 financial literacy lessons. Love the comparisons between gambling and other addictions.

from libete, 24 June 2011
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