The Drug Abuse Problem
Drug abuse problem is one of the major problems facing many young people today. National surveys indicate that persons in the age group of 18 to 25 are most likely to use illegal drugs.
Why do young people, or why does anyone, young or old, use drugs? Studies reveal that responses such as the following are common.
“They make me feel good.”
“My friends all do it.”
“I’m more relaxed and friendly when I’m high.”
“I was curious.”
Unfortunately, the drug user’s life sooner or later becomes disrupted. Drugs can cause a wide variety of physiological and psychological problems. Drug abuse can