There are many different type of drugs. Some, in the form of medicines. help to control disease and keep us healthy. Others, such as the substances found naturally in tea and coffee, have a very mild effect. But some people use other drugs that have very different-and often dangerous-effects on both their minds and bodies. Straight Talking offers clear and straightforward information about this last category of drugs. It describes how and physical effects of using the drugs, and provides details of the risks involved. Through first-hand accounts, this series also explains why people start using drugs and how drug use affects them as well as their families and friends. Finally, each title tells readers where to look for further information and how to find help when it is needed. Book jacket.