Crack Cocaine

David Coppola

Crack cocaine

noun, a purified and potent form of cocaine that's smoked rather than snorted; highly addictive

slang terms

rock, french fries, cookies

Short term and long term affects

short term: loss of appetite, nausea, panic

long term: severe tooth decay, liver, kidney, and lung damage

Statistics

I the 2006 survey on drug use and health shows that 8.6 million Americans aged 12 and older reported having use crack cocaine

the united states is the number one importer of crack

In 2006, over 8% of all high school seniors report having used cocaine at least once during their high school years.

Mayor of Toronto smoked crack

He has been stripped of some of his powers