Let us learn about drugs that are harmful and the dark world of drug abuse Drug abuse is on the rise and it is disheartening to see more and more people, especially the younger ones, succumb to this dreaded addiction. Remember, there should never be a first time though it is so tempting to just try once; you get hooked for life and it becomes impossible to break free from its clutches. Drug abuse the deadlier than cancer that is ruining so many lives Drugs are medicines that were invented to actually heal certain diseases if used wisely but can have devastating effects if used indiscriminately and for this reason such drug abuse have mostly been banned across the globe. These drugs are highly habit forming and people who use them get addicted and feel they cannot live without them. This addiction is a very dangerous one and ultimately ruins the person dependent on these drugs. A drug addict is like poison to the society and all of us should bear the responsibility and do our best to bring down this number. How to bring down drug abuse? Drugs though banned are available throughout the world and the ones who sell them are known as drug peddlers and are the most dangerous to the society and the young generation especially. These drug peddlers trap the innocent ones or those who are going through a troubled phase in their lives and make them believe that drugs are the best stress busters and introduce them to the ugly and black world of drug abuse. Every one of us should be on the lookout for such peddlers and report them to the concerned authority. Apart from drug peddlers those who are already addicts encourage their friends or acquaintances to try them and slowly lure them into this drug abuse. Educate your children from a young age about the harm drug abuse can do them and their future and encourage them to report to you if they find such people in their circle of friends. Parents should bond well with their children and be like friends and encourage them to share everything that happens to them in school and college. Parents should be alert and notice if anything is out of the ordinary and act immediately. Helping people out of drug abuse The life of drug abuse research gets truly miserable; his whole career, family life, health, social status everything gets ruined and crumbles and all this leaves him/her craving for more drugs to combat the loneliness that slowly engulfs them and it becomes a vicious circle. Even if the addicts realize what these drugs are doing to them they cannot extricate themselves out of this web; these are the people who need a lot of help from all of us, especially the family who should do everything possible to help them come out of it.
There are a lot of de addiction centers that help such people to kick the habit and slowly come back to normal. Of course, this is not so easy and takes its time, but with the loving and untiring support of family and friends one can come out of drug abuse. This needs a lot of commitment and patience on the part of the family and they should have compassion for the one going through drug abuse and treat it more as a disease. And there are a lot of groups like Narcotics Anonymous who are collectively trying to help people come out of this dreaded addiction and doing it together is more motivating. Sharing stories, encouraging each other and together facing the horrible withdrawal symptoms is a little easier than doing it all alone. Once on the path to recovery it is so essential to keep ones mind off drugs and this is easier said than done. One should not be left alone at such times; strong family support is really the best thing to help them come out of drug abuse and lead a normal life again. DRUG ABUSE IS DEADLY, STAY AWAY FROM IT!
A drug addict is like poison to the society and all of us should bear the responsibility and do our best to bring down this number.