Drug misuse is perceived to be the most serious public issue impacting almost all facets of the family or society. Every year the use of drugs leads to a variety of severe American accidents or illnesses. Cocaine, opium, marijuana and others are the most abusive narcotics. Drog abuse is the…
Ling, W., Mooney, L., M. &Hillhouse, M. 2011. (2011). Abuse, pain, and addiction to prescription opioids: health problems and consequences. Analysis of drugs and alcohol, 30(3), 300-305. These two authors identify the importance of reducing the risk of harmful effects associated with opioid analgesics and provide recommendations for research on…
College students account for the bulk of opioid users in the United States. Addiction is more common in young adults aged 18 to 26. Students who attend college full-time are twice as likely as people who do not attend college to be substance addicts. Many students experience significant social anxiety…
Drug misuse is a major threat to many countries worldwide today as a result of its detrimental threats to health and national security. Illegal drugs are killed every year by millions of lives that are endangering both development and consumer nations in social, economic, and political terms. It is a…
Psychoactive medications contribute to psychological effects with multiple propensities. Established symptoms include anxiety, relief and hallucinations. Although reinforcement is a vital factor in the use of drugs, it is accepted that increased substance dependence results in violence. Therefore, the benefit is short-term in a situation where the pleasurable effects of…
The article “A lifetime development phase approach to the prevention of tobacco and other drug abuse” suggests that multiple phases of human development have a close association with prevention strategies and schemes for drug abuse (Sussman 1). Erikson’s theory of psychosocial growth in a person’s life also applies the analysis….
In the world, opiates addiction is one of the greatest challenges of drug abuse. Opiates cover a variety of drugs, each legal and illegal. Examples include fentanyl, heroin, and opium. In some situations, they can be used as medicine, but also, a long-term usage of the drug can lead to…
Everyone has access to violent video games on the market. Many of these brutal videos focus on substance trafficking and human slayings. They also encourage illegal behavior that is disrespectful to authority and the rules. Notably, watching these videos has become a popular pastime for many adolescents. Teens spend more…
Alcohol is a widely abused drug all around the world. It is common to see alcohol at any social event, all in the name of good times. People falsely think that alcohol gives them the courage to do something they would not do in sobriety, which is not the case….