Title:

  Tranx: Minor Tranquilizers, Major Problems
 Author:   Jim Parker
Publisher:   Do It Now Foundation

 Publication Date:

  11/00

 Catalog No:

  210

Contents

Preface: 21st Century Chill

1. Welcome to the "Age of Anxiety"

Meet Miltown, The "Happy Pill"

Enter The Benzodiazepines

Mother's (And Brother's And Sister's) Little Helpers

Turning Fear Into Gold

2. BZD's in Action

Effects, Intended & Otherwise

Classifications, Indications & Et Ceterations

Selling Points

3. The Downside, Up Close

Overdose: An Overview

Everyday Dangers, Part I

Everyday Dangers, Part II

Strung & Unstrung: Addiction & Withdrawal

4. The Last Word

Unlearning Helplessness

   

Read On! Go to Preface, 21st Century Chill

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